The History of Juneteenth

The History of Juneteenth

Juneteenth is an annual holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. June 19th was the day the last population of enslaved Africans in the United States were given freedom.  Juneteenth History On June 19, 1865, troops led by General Gordon...
Take a Stand Against Anti-Asian Hate

Take a Stand Against Anti-Asian Hate

May is Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. We at ysp Digital are sending a call to action. Everyone must band together against the hatred plaguing the Asian and Pacific Islander American communities. As Covid-19 ravished the country in 2020, hate towards the...
BIPOC Trailblazing Women

BIPOC Trailblazing Women

“There is no time like the present” is a euphemism most, if not all of us, have heard at one time or another. The challenges we face as a nation and a planet are complex and wide-ranging. The Coronavirus pandemic, racial unrest/ethnic strife, political...
Ignorance  +  Fear  =  HATE

Ignorance + Fear = HATE

March 21st is annually observed because of a horrific event in 1960, in Sharpeville, South Africa. That day police opened fire and killed 69 peaceful demonstrators against the apartheid “pass laws.” From this tragedy, the Committee on the Elimination of...