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Businesses should reject special treatment from the government: Charles Koch says he made decisions that hurt his bottom line in the short term, but ‘it was the right thing to do’

Charles Koch is chairman and CEO of Koch Industries, one of the largest privately held American companies, and an influential philanthropist for more than 50 years. Brian Hooks is president of the Charles Koch Foundation, and chairman and CEO of Stand Together. The following is an excerpt from their new […]
Businesses should reject special treatment from the government: Charles Koch says he made decisions that hurt his bottom line in the short term, but ‘it was the right thing to do’
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How to get involved in an activist organisation and become a valuable volunteer — starting today

As protests against police brutality continue across the United States, protesters and activists may be considering joining an political organisation. Aaron Taube is a freelance marketing writer who joined the Democratic Socialists of America after the 2016 presidential election, and has since worked on electoral campaigns supporting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and […]
How to get involved in an activist organisation and become a valuable volunteer — starting today
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Atlanta businesses backed Martin Luther King, Jr.’s civil rights movement in the ’60s. Here’s how companies can support racial equality today, according to his son.

An Atlanta business leader used his influence to honour Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., after he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1963, providing a roadmap for businesses looking for ways to fight for racial justice today. Dr. King’s oldest son, Martin Luther King, III, urges businesses today to pressure […]
Atlanta businesses backed Martin Luther King, Jr.’s civil rights movement in the ’60s. Here’s how companies can support racial equality today, according to his son.