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Monday's List: Women's Equality Day, The Amazon, and Black Business Month

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“We just need to put our foot down. This is a good time for us to bring this to a place of fairness, and girls need to know that being a feminist is a good thing. It doesn't mean that you hate men. It means equal rights. If you're doing the same job, you should be compensated and treated in the same way.” ― Charlize Theron

How We’re Celebrating

#HeForShe

Today is national Women’s Equality Day! If you have an Instagram (we know you probably do), follow #HeForShe. They give tips and tricks for how women AND men can come together to promote equality for all. We believe in gender equality and closing that wage gap. If you do too, follow our lead.

How We’re Celebrating (Part Two)

Black Excellence

Speaking of national days, we’re nearing the close of Black Business Month. There’s still time to explore and support some amazing black entrepreneurs. Here’s a list of great resources that show you who can support:

How We’re Taking Action

Operation: Save the Rainforest

What happens outside of the walls of work matters. If you’ve been on social media or heard the news at all the past week, you would know that the Amazon is burning at an alarming rate. Instead of simply tweeting or Instagramming a hashtag, here are some actionable steps you can take today to help from Fast Company.