09 Feb Jesse Lipscombe CBC Feature – #MakeItAwkward
How do you #MakeItAwkward?
Talent Bureau friend & speaker, Jesse Lipscombe, shares the story of his campaign #MakeItAwkward.
A powerful leader in anti-racism education, Jesse is always on our most requested list. His incredible storytelling ability and unique connection to his audiences result in some pretty awesome keynotes.
Watch the video below to learn more about Jesse and his campaign.
“Jesse Lipscombe was the target of racial slurs while filming a commercial in Edmonton. That incident propelled him to start the advocacy group Make It Awkward, which encourages people to confront racism wherever they see or hear it.”
Read other features on Jesse from CBC:
Edmonton activist and actor Jesse Lipscombe finds hope in online forums
My family is fifth-generation Canadian and still get asked where they’re from