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Sean “Diddy” Combs Says Black-Owned Media “Fights For Crumbs” Of GM, Major Advertiser Budgets

12 days ago   |   By Deadline

Music icon and entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs blasted General Motors and big U.S. companies for scant dollars directed to Black-owned media, saying they “have exploited our culture, undermined our power, and excluded Black entrepreneurs from participating in the value created by Black consumers” by allocating a measly share of ad spending to Black-owned media. His...
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Diddy Gets Pilloried on Twitter After Challenging Corporations to Support Black Businesses: ‘You First. Lead by Example'

Diddy Gets Pilloried on Twitter After Challenging Corporations to Support Black Businesses: ‘You First. Lead by Example'

12 days ago   |   By Mediaite

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Sean ‘Diddy' Combs penned a letter to corporate America on Thursday, slamming companies for exploiting and disrespecting Black culture while failing to offer financial support to Black-owned businesses.
While many agreed with the sentiment of his column, titled, “ If You Love Us, Pay Us: A Letter From Sean Combs to Corporate America,” the artist was subsequently scrutinized on Twitter, as many faulted him for failing to acknowledge his privilege and his own role in corporate America.
Combs specifically called out General Motors , which listed his own media...
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Sean Combs rips US corporations for failing to invest in black media

Sean Combs rips US corporations for failing to invest in black media

12 days ago   |   By Page Six

Titled “If You Love Us, Pay Us,” Combs' letter came after General Motor's announcement last week that it will devote more advertising dollars to black-owned companies
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Diddy Says General Motors Has ‘Exploited' Black Culture: ‘If You Love Us, Pay Us'

12 days ago   |   By The Wrap

Sean “Diddy” Combs called out General Motors on Thursday in an essay on his media platform, Revolt, that also took aim at corporate America at large. The music mogul said solidarity is not enough when it comes to supporting the Black community and it's time for company executives to put their money where their mouths are.
“The same feet these companies use to stand with us in solidarity are the same feet they use to stand on our necks,” Combs said in the essay, titled, “If You Love Us, Pay Us: A Letter From Sean Combs to Corporate America.”
“When confronted by the leaders of several...
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