If there is one major theme that will drive business trends over the next decade, it is the idea that purpose should come before profit. In 2018, Larry Fink, of BlackRock fame, penned a controversial letter asking companies to “serve a social purpose.” Fink doubled down on his call to action in 2019, saying that years of frustration over stagnant wages and uncertainty about the future was driving social unrest around the world, and that society, disappointed in governmental institutions’ failure to provide solutions, would increasingly look to the business world to address social and economic issues.
The remarks were among a number of controversial statements made by the Democratic socialist during the event, where she also said America was in a state of “garbage” and suggested that former President Ronald Reagan was a racist.
Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) suggested during a talk on Saturday that America is “garbage” and that former President Ronald Reagan presented a “racist” vision of the country that “pitted” white working class people against minorities in order “to screw over all working-class Americans.”
Under the new policy, Lakeland Regional High School prom-goers will be required to take the bus to the once-in-a-lifetime event on June 4.
Even #BreadlineBernie ought to care about this footage of Venezuelans eating out of the back of Garbage trucks and be siding with Trump and Pence in calling for action. But he’s not.
Immediately after officially announcing his new run for the 2020 American presidency, US Senator Bernie Sanders has named Faiz Shakir, a prominent Muslim civil rights lawyer, to lead his effort in a first for a major American presidential bid, Anadolu Agency reported.
“As just about everyone in this state, if not the country, knows by now, Amazon has terminated its plans to bring its second headquarters to New York State. It is a tremendous loss for New Yorkers and I hope that at a minimum, we understand the lessons learned.
“It’s likely one of the highest entry-level salaries on the Hill,” Ocasio-Cortez wrote on Twitter. “We pinch pennies elsewhere, but it’s worth every dime to pay a living wage.”
New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Ed Markey introduced highly anticipated Green New Deal bills in early February, calling for “net-zero” greenhouse gas emissions within 10 years through a radical transformation of America. The bills also calls for a slew of new social justice and welfare programs totally unrelated to global warming.
This is known as “whole cloth”.
Ignoring empty supermarkets, dwindling medical supplies and massive inflation, the ghetto heartlands of the country’s capital Caracas remain loyal to the corrupt socialist, who has creamed off millions for personal gain.
The 29-year-old New York lawmayer, who self-identifies as a democratic socialist, said at a MoveOn.org event that shutting down ICE is ‘one of the more urgent moral issues and crises that we have in America right now.’
The legislation, co-authored by Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), is a non-binding resolution that reads, to borrow a phrase from the late Jeanne Kirkpatrick, like a letter to Santa Claus — or, in this case, a wish list to Gaia or Mother Nature.