ESG and George Soros

NOW WHAT? Soros Group Vows to Bully Businesses with Woke ESG Strategy

Business
May 2nd, 2022 4:55 PM

Liberal billionaire George Soros is throwing wads of cash at a climate plan to control the business world through woke environmental, social and governance standards.

Atlantic Writer Says Elon Musk Is ‘Right’ About Free Speech on Twitter

May 2nd, 2022 4:01 PM

It’s a cold day in hell when a leftist outlet like The Atlantic admits free speech online is actually a good thing. Atlantic contributing writer Jeffrey Rosen published a May 2 piece praising Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s view of Twitter and free speech: “Elon Musk Is Right That Twitter Should Follow the First Amendment.”

Editor’s Pick: Hot Air on Time Lamenting ‘Obsession With Free Speech’

May 2nd, 2022 10:17 AM

On Saturday, Hot Air’s weekend editor Jazz Shaw reported on “a growing obsession on the left these days wherein the government, the tech oligarchs, and a growing swath of mainstream media outlets have taken to openly mocking the idea of free speech.” He specifically cited: “One of the latest and most glaring examples of this disastrous trend can be found this week at Time Magazine, where…

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Zurawik: 'We Are Headed to Hell' If Congress Doesn't Regulate Musk

May 1st, 2022 2:08 PM

On Sunday’s episode of CNN’s Reliable Sources, media analyst and rabid leftist David Zurawik claimed that Congress needs to step in to regulate social media platforms now that free speech advocate Elon Musk has bought Twitter. 

Facebook 'Whistleblower' ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ About Musk & Twitter

April 30th, 2022 4:33 PM

Facebook “whistleblower” Frances Haugen said she was “cautiously optimistic” about Elon Musk’s purchase of Twitter. Haugen alleged last year that Facebook prioritized its own profits over public safety and encouraged content moderation in her testimony to Congress.

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After Anti-Semitic Trope, Velshi Laments Musk's Idea of Free Speech

April 30th, 2022 1:27 PM

MSNBC’s Ali Velshi better hope than Elon Musk is as committed to free speech as he says he is because in the first hour of his Saturday show, Velshi repeated an anti-Semitic trope about Israel before lamenting Musk’s idea of free speech in the second hour.

Warren Pleads For New ‘Rules’ For ‘Unregulated’ Social Media

April 29th, 2022 8:17 PM

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) discussed social media regulations on MSNBC.


 

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Morning Joe Hopes Twitter ‘Brings Down Musk’s Entire Business Empire'

April 29th, 2022 5:17 PM

On MSNBC’s Morning Joe Friday, co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough eagerly brought on left-wing Business Insider columnist Linette Lopez to offer wild speculation that billionaire Elon Musk’s buyout of Twitter would somehow result in the collapse of the richest man in the world’s “entire business empire.”

Survey: Most Say Musk Will Improve Twitter, Will Start Using It More

April 29th, 2022 4:38 PM

Americans largely think Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter will make it better, and that they’ll use it more often, now that the free-speech billionaire has purchased the giant social media platform.

Musk Panic at NYT:Twitter Free Speech Equals ‘Bullying…Misinformation'

April 29th, 2022 3:35 PM

As if the New York Times news pages weren’t crazed enough about Elon Musk,Times opinionizers really kicked up the dramatics over the billionaire entrepreneur acquiring Twitter, led by editorial board member Greg Bensinger’s aggrieved take in Tuesday’s edition, “Twitter Under Elon Musk Will Be a Scary Place.” Bensinger, whose livelihood depends on tolerance for free…

WOW: Elon Musk Says ‘The Far Left Hates Everyone, Themselves Included’

April 29th, 2022 8:40 AM

The world’s richest man went from liberating Twitter to blasting leftist extremism. Someone break out the popcorn. Wait But Why blog website founder Tim Urban retweeted a meme graph shared by Tesla CEO Elon Musk illustrating the current political divide in the country. The graph showed that as liberals pushed farther left, traditional liberals were left behind and now considered right-wing.…

Musk: Twitter Must Be ‘Politically Neutral’

April 28th, 2022 9:15 AM

Elon Musk said Twitter must remain “politically neutral” in order to gain public trust. Musk sent out several tweets that expressed his desire to uphold freedom of speech on the platform. “For Twitter to deserve public trust, it must be politically neutral, which effectively means upsetting the far right and the far left equally,” he tweeted.

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CNN En Español Anchor Super Salty Over Elon Musk's Purchase of Twitter

Latino
April 27th, 2022 10:15 PM

Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter has spurred a lot of salty takes on corporate media, and some of the saltiest takes of all have come via CNN En Español and anchor Juan Carlos López.

Elon Musk’s Twitter Takeover Reveals the Left For What It Is

April 27th, 2022 5:26 PM

This week, in one of the most shocking business moves in recent memory, Twitter reversed itself and decided to sell itself after all to Elon Musk, who paid some $44 billion for the privilege. The move was made, at least in part, for ideological reasons; Musk has been vocally critical of Twitter's management of information flow.