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Daily Red Alert - 8/11/22

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My boss said ‘we didn’t need another White guy.’ Say what? - Washington Post


“I was chatting with one of my bosses the other day about a potential new hire. He let slip that the executive team ultimately did not extend an offer because “we didn’t need another White guy.” He literally said this out loud. I was taken aback.”


Disney Braces for Streaming Trouble Ahead: Lowers Target for Disney+ Subscribers - Breitbart

“In its earnings announcement Wednesday, the company lowered its Disney+ guidance to 215 million to 245 million subscribers by 2024, down from 230 million to 260 million. The decision comes as the current economic recession weighs on consumers, with the soaring prices of food and energy forcing families to curtail spending on non-necessities.”


Inflation will be a 'major issue' for some time, Former Kansas City Fed president warns - Fox Business

“Hoenig provided the insight on "Mornings with Maria," Wednesday, following the release of data from the Labor Department showing that the pace of inflation slowed in July for the first time in months as prices remained near the highest level in four decades.”

Second-Largest U.S. Aluminum Mill Idles Due to ‘Untenable’ Energy Prices, Laying Off 600 American Workers - Breitbart

“In June, Century Aluminum Co. executives announced that they would idle the Hawesville, Kentucky aluminum mill for about 9 to 12 months as a result of skyrocketing prices to merely keep the plant’s lights on.”


Sesame Place to implement anti-bias training for employees - Axios


Sesame Place this week pledged to conduct a comprehensive racial equity assessment of company policies, implement anti-bias trainings for employees and enhance its diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) program.”


Bidenflation Hits Disney+ with Prices Soaring Nearly 40 Percent, Hulu Also Sees Steep Price Hike - Breitbart


“The steep price hikes come as Disney unveiled on Wednesday details of its forthcoming ad-supported Disney+ tier that is supposed to target consumers looking to save monet. But the new service, which is set to launch in December, will cost $7.99 a month, which is the current price of an ad-free Disney+ subscription.”


RedBalloon in the News


Patriot Purge of the US Military with Michael Berry - Courageous Economy


“Michael Berry spent eight years fighting for freedom as a Marine. Now he fights for freedom in high-stakes, high-profile First Amendment cases at First Liberty Institute – the nation’s largest organization dedicated exclusively to defending religious liberty for all Americans.”

We can’t allow China to decide when our officials can travel around the world - NewsTalk STL

“RedBalloon CEO Andrew Crapuchettes on RedBalloon surging past 1 million job searches and being kicked off of LinkedIn.”


Schaftlein Report | Job Seekers and Home Buyers are fleeing Blue states for Red states - The Schaftlein Report


“Andrew details the massive shift and explains the factors causing the move. Democratic policies are a leading cause.”



The Daily Red Alert is a collection of stories that relate to the issues of freedom in the workplace, business, and the US economy.

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