Vince McMahon announces new WWE diversity measures. The US is currently is currently in the midst of escalated racial tensions.
There is a need for diversity and a demand for inclusivity in the United States. The heightened tension has seen several companies and celebrities around the world demand and ask for social justice. The WWE itself is not too far and have released a statement of their own regarding the situation.
However, it seems that the WWE is willing to put in a lot more work than just a PR statement on their social media. The company has reportedly taken several measures to ensure their support towards the diversity within their company.
Vince McMahon announces new WWE diversity measures
According to PWInsider. WWE Chairman Vince McMahon has reportedly sent an e-mail to everyone in the company this afternoon to address WWE’s continued support of diversity. The email from McMahon offered “24/7 mental health counseling to anyone who feels they need assistance.”
It also consisted of a direct email address that employees can use to bring diversity concerns to the company’s attention and links to diversity training courses the company had previously made available.
None of these measures have been announced publicly so far.
On a related note, WWE’s Chief Brand Officer, Stephanie McMahon took to twitter to comment on racial injustice. She wrote:
“I love and support my Black friends and colleagues. To everyone who has ever felt the impact and fear of racial injustice, I will use my voice for you,”
“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends” – MLK
I love and support my Black friends and colleagues. To everyone who has ever felt the impact and fear of racial injustice, I will use my voice for you.
— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) June 3, 2020
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