Hyatt deliberated scrapping its new branded-content work after Charlottesville riots

When white nationalists and counterprotesters clashed in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend, Hyatt found itself in a bit of a bind. It was about to launch a monthlong branded-content partnership with The Atlantic that revolves around the themes of inclusion, understanding and the importance of coming together.Read the full article

Come Together | Hyatt Regency and World of Hyatt

50 years ago, Hyatt Regency Atlanta opened its doors to civil rights leaders when others turned them away. That moment still inspires us today. See what happens in a world rooted in hope and love — a world of understanding. #WorldOfUnderstanding "Come Together" is written and performed by Tarriona “Tank” Ball of Tank and the Bangas.

  • SPONSORED: Speaking of Hope - 1 readers - The two women are, in one sense, a study in contrasts: Clayton, an octogenarian, dresses in formal garb, worthy of an evening soiree; Tank, in her 20s, wears a casual sweatshirt with “Books” emblazoned across the front. Yet it doesn’t take long for them to develop a bond. The elder civil rights leader moves the young artist to tears as she recou...