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Amazon Workers Call on World’s Richest Man Jeff Bezos to Address Inequality

Workers at e-commerce giant Amazon have called on the firm and its CEO, the world’s richest man Jeff Bezos, to address what they believe to…

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Microsoft Promises Hiring Quotas to Address ‘Racial Injustice’

“Black lives matter,” declared Microsoft as part of its promise to implement racial personnel quotas as it works towards “addressing racial injustice.”

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Professor Who Criticized ‘Defund the Police’ Defeats Woke Mob, Returns as Journal Editor

Professor Harald Uhlig of the University of Chicago has been reinstated as editor of the Journal of Political Economy after being suspended following attacks by left-wing critics…

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Increased Social Distancing to Avoid Protests May Have Held Down Coronavirus Infections: Study

Even though the marches may have increased infections among protesters, overall infections did not rise because others increased social distancing.

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Corporate America’s Strategy Of Mob Appeasement Will Destroy it, Just As It Always Has

For decades, corporate America vainly hoped that money, press releases, and choice divestments could virtue-signal them out of the mob’s cross-hairs and even hurt their…

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Economist Purged from Chicago Fed for Criticizing ‘Defund the Police’

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago ended its work with University of Chicago economics professor Harald Uhlig after he was targeted by left-wing peers for criticizing…

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Starbucks Reverses Ban on Employees Wearing Black Lives Matter Attire

Starbucks Coffee Company will now allow its partners to wear Black Lives Matter (BLM) shirts and other accessories, the company announced Friday.

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Starbucks Bans Employees from Wearing Black Lives Matter Merchandise

A company email sent to Starbucks employees last week made it clear that they should not wear clothes or accessories that show support for the…

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$454 Million: Corporate America Floods Social Justice Causes with Cash amid Floyd Protests

Hundreds of millions of dollars of corporate cash has flooded into the coffers of social justice organizations in the wake of the George Floyd protests.

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Eric Garcetti Defines ‘Systemic Racism’: It’s ‘Racism That Is Built into Systems’

Mayor Eric Garcetti was asked to define “systemic racism” on Wednesday evening, and answered that it is “racism that is built into systems.”

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Reebok Ends CrossFit Partnership After CEO Mocks ‘Racism Is a Public Health Issue’ Tweet

Reebok, an apparel brand owned by Adidas, ended its business partnership with CrossFit following the fitness company’s CEO mocking a declaration of “racism” as “a…

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Jeff Bezos Scolds Amazon Customer for Saying ‘All Lives Matter’

Billionaire Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, scolded a customer in an email for saying “all lives matter” and said he fully supports the Black Lives…

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Uber Eats Offering Free Delivery from Black-Owned Restaurants

Uber Eats is offering free delivery from black-owned restaurants for the rest of the year as part of the company’s response to the #BlackLivesMatter protests…

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