A lesson in Cooperative Economics: The Honey Pot vs Racism

Whitney Alese
5 min readMar 3, 2020
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In February, Target, in celebration of Black History Month, released an ad discussing The Honey Pot, a black woman–owned company.

The Target ad highlighted Beatrice Dixon, founder of The Honey Pot, a plant based feminine care line of products which launched in 2014, as an “inspirational entrepreneur and diverse business leader”. In the ad, Beatrice says, “The…

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Whitney Alese

Whitney Alese is an award winning writer & creator featured in WIRED Magazine, I-D Magazine, NBC, & Chalkboard Magazine.