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Author: Oxfam America (US)
"Corporations Increasingly Vocal on Social Issues but Still Mostly Lobbying for Lower Taxes" 12 Apr 2018...
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New CEO activism: business leaders are defending rights by raising awareness & leveraging economic power
Author: Aaron K. Chatterji & Michael W. Toffel, Harvard Business Review (USA)
"The New CEO Activists", January 2018...
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USA: Palantir to pay $1.7 million to settle govt. lawsuit alleging discrimination against Asian job applicants
Author: Sam Levin, Guardian (UK)
"Palantir to pay $1.7m over accusation it discriminates against Asian applicants", 26 Apr 2017...
Author: Jena McGregor, The Washington Post (USA)
“The Cost Of Silence: Why More CEOs Are Speaking Out In The Trump Era”, 21 Feb 2017 ...
Author: The Verge
Silicon Valley CEOs entered the debate over President Donald Trump’s immigration policy this weekend, offering criticisms of the seven-country immigration ban and in some cases outlining plans to support the employees it affects. The responses range...
USA: Govt. agency sues Oracle America over alleged racial & gender discrimination in compensation & hiring practices
Author: Ali Breland, The Hill (USA)
"Department of Labor sues Oracle for discrimination", 18 Jan 2017...