The Center for Biological Diversity and Rep. Raúl Graijalva (D-Ariz.) joined forces to demand closer analysis of U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposed $22 billion “border wall.”
Author: Jan Lee
Dr. David Dao, the 69-year-old physician who sustained injuries when he was dragged off a United Airlines flight on Sunday, is being called the “poster boy” for passengers who feel they have been “bullied” by airlines. But what lessons should businesses take from this episode, which could very well cost United its market share in Asia?
San Francisco startup Blendoor ranked tech companies on their gender and ethnic diversity. The results are less than inspiring, but there are some real winners.
Google claims to have achieved gender parity across its global offices. The Department of Labor disagrees — and it’s suing Google for allegedly refusing to disclose employment and pay data.
Transparency matters to 21st-century shareholders. The Royal Bank of Canada and the Walt Disney Co. both heard from shareholders last month. They called for greater transparency into the companies’ political views and lobbying efforts.
A case before the Supreme Court over the “ownership”of a printer cartridge could have profound impact on our rights when it comes to using, fixing or reselling smartphones and other technology.
The governments of New Zealand and India recognized their most cherished landmarks in a most unusual way: by acknowledging them as legal persons, with rights to representation and the right to sue.
After nearly three years, Flint and Michigan lawmakers inked a deal to address the city’s water crisis. But they didn’t explain why it took a huge lawsuit and more than a year of political wrangling to come up with a fix.
Seventy-five percent of Americans want carbon dioxide regulated as a pollutant, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication.
On Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump and the State Department issued the go-ahead for the Keystone XL pipeline. They received terse rebuke from environmental and social advocacy organizations, which promised to fight the project in court. Can Trump actually speed the project through as he promised?
U.S. President Donald Trump’s weekly flights to Florida and Virginia, combined with the dizzying cost of security for the first lady in New York, are prompting questions about why social programs that “average” Americans count on are too expensive for the federal budget.
For the past 40 years, Bill Niman’s name has been synonymous with ethical ranching. Meat from his humanely-raised hogs, cattle and poultry have graced the tables of some of Northern California’s most respected restaurants. Last month, Niman sold his prized BN Ranch to Blue Apron for an undisclosed amount. The move will still give Niman the opportunity to do what he loves best: raise animals humanely and teach others about the benefits that come from it.
Despite the Donald Trump administration’s stated plans to roll back federal climate change policies, coastal cities from Texas to California are taking action to mitigate risk.