Robert L. Johnson Calls for Business Version of Rooney Rule

The former BET head offers up the "RLJ Rule" as a solution to black unemployment.

Robert L. Johnson wants "RLJ Rule" for businesses. (Getty)

Kudos to Johnson for coming up with a concrete strategy to address black unemployment and decrease the growing wealth gap between blacks and whites in this country. The Rooney Rule has been working in the NFL, slowly but surely, so an RJL Rule could accomplish the same for the mostly homogeneous business community.

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