He has no conscience, of course, but awareness of his complete inadequacy at every single aspect of this job must barge its way into his mind every so often.
INAYA FOLARIN IMAN: By caving in to protests surrounding Cecil Rhodes' statue, Oxford University has taken a wrecking ball to Britain's traditions of pluralism, tolerance and freedom.
The mobs defacing and pulling down monuments across America have no limiting principle because their target is America itself.
There really are two Americas: The Risk-Tolerant America, and Zero-Risk America.
The World Economic Forum interviewed 347 risk analysts about the challenges the world could face in a post-COVID world. The experts weighed in on economic, societal, geopolitical, tech, and environmental risks (basically, a STEEP analysis). The four most likely threats are prolonged global recession at 68.6%, more bankruptcies/consolidation at 56.8%, industries fail o recover at 55.9%, and high unemployment at 49.3%.
Patagonia, Ford, Adidas, HP, Coca-Cola, Unilever and Starbucks are just some of the companies that have joined the Stop Hate for Profit campaign.
Some of the world’s biggest advertisers are leaving Facebook over their lack of action on curbing hate speech. Facebook Vice President of Global Affairs and Communications, Nick Clegg, joins Stephanie Ruhle to discuss what the social media giant is planning to do about it.
Following the collapse of socialist systems around the world at the end of the 1980s, the superiority of the market economy was clear to many. Nevertheless, latent or overt anti-capitalist animosities have persisted, and, since the outbreak of the financial crisis in 2008, have even gained considerable support. In particular among intellectuals, anti-capitalism is once again popular — as demonstrated, for example, by the widespread approval of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First...
The FBI concluded on Tuesday that Bubba Wallace, NASCAR’s only African American driver, was not the target of a hate crime, and that the “noose” found in his team’s garage was actually a standard pull rope that had been there since last year.