12/10/2020 08:24 AM | Click to read full article
In early 2020, the pandemic hit, forcing millions to work from home and miss out on break-room chitchat — boosting LinkedIn as a place to vent. Then, the killing of Floyd in police custody put workers over the edge. Black grief went on display, uninhibited, at corporate America’s virtual water cooler.
Black users have taken to the site to call out racial discrimination in the workplace and share their stories of alienation on the job.