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48. The Fight for the McDonald's Franchise

In 1969, Cleveland's Black residents boycotted McDonald's. For weeks, the company's leadership had been locked in a stalemate with Black activists over who should own and operate the local franchises. It was all part of a bigger movement, whose goal was to build economic power in Black communities through Black-owned businesses. But... go to Article >

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10 times Elon Musk proved that Tesla doesn't need car dealers (TSLA)

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