Daily Red Alert - 10/3/22
“Inside the C-suite, there is concern about the value of ESG metrics, while there is also support for recent political pushback against ESG by Republican leaders at the state level including Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Texas Governor Greg Abbott.”
“In one corner is LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman, who has been rallying corporate executives to oust politicians who support false claims by former President Donald Trump that the 2020 presidential election was rigged against him.”
The Rise of Wokeness in the Military - Heritage Foundation
“Precious time and money are being poured into woke programs and projects that would be better applied towards making the military more capable.”
“Concerning the state’s economic condition, which has been saddled with massive amounts of illegal immigration, only 19 percent said the state’s economy was ‘good.’ Thirty percent said it was ‘poor.’ Less than half (48 percent) said it was ‘fair.’ Just two percent said the economy was ‘excellent.’”
“According to the news outlet, several of the biggest cases concern race in settings like education, voting, and adoptions — including challenges to admissions programs at Harvard and the University of North Carolina that could end 40 years of precedents.”
"’The reason we started WiFi Money was because we started to see a shift in what was happening—not only in the business world, but in the world in general,’ Moeller, the president of WiFi Money told FOX Business. ‘All of these people were struggling and out of jobs, and we thought, we need to find a way to really help people make money in the online world.’"
“To be more memorable, make sure to dress professionally, speak clearly, be articulate and know your job qualifications and work history so that you can answer questions as they roll, experts advise.”
“The case appears to be the court's first test of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, a controversial provision that shields online platforms from lawsuits over moderation practices and user-posted content.”
RedBalloon in the News
“This week, RedBalloon Legal released a new report entitled The Employee Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. The goal is to provide American workers with a definitive guide to understanding their rights and protections when they are faced with woke mandates in the workplace.”
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