Charlane Oliver

Charlane Oliver

Charlane Oliver is a grassroots movement leader, public relations consultant, and co-founder and co-executive director of The Equity Alliance.

er of Mason is part of a pattern of discrimination against Black leaders. (Photo: John Partipilo)

Commentary: The underbelly of Mason’s financial takeover

By: - March 30, 2022

What no one is saying out loud about Mason, Tenn. is there’s a racist pattern of targeting Black leadership in this state that goes back decades. The hostility has been followed up with violence. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  was assassinated and Elbert Williams, a leader of the Brownsville NAACP,  was lynched not far from […]