Twitter and Square will observe June 19, the date that African-Americans celebrate freedom from slavery in the United States, as a company holiday going forward. Jack Dorsey, who is CEO of both companies, made the announcement in a series of tweets Tuesday, adding that his firms will observe holidays in other countries they operate in that “have their own days to celebrate emancipation.” ...
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