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Virtue signalling is hard

The [SnapChat] filter featured a pan-African flag background, was captioned with the words "JUNETEENTH" and "FREEDOM DAY," and prompted users to "smile." When the user smiled, chains materialized and broke.
-- Rebecca Alter, Vulture

Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Chicago have voiced outrage at the company after the facility offered employees “an authentic meal” of chicken and waffles in celebration of Juneteenth.
-- Annie Palmer, CNBC

Tesla's head of US HR sent an email to employees this morning saying they could take Juneteenth off. Some employees were already at work by the time they received the email. Then she clarified that it's unpaid time off.
-- Ryan Mac, Buzzfeed