Kenneth Shropshire called Wednesday a "universally unique day in history and in sport."
The league wants to keep players happy while quarantined. The athletes feel empowered to make an impact.
Black and Hispanic workers are seeing the worst job and income losses.
Health care businesses face medical risks, while retail and food service companies are seeing plunging sales.
The AfroTech conference in San Francisco is part of Blavity's events strategy.