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Uber CEO Quits Trump’s Business Advisory Group After Backlash

Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick quit President Donald Trump’s business advisory group amid mounting pressure from activists and employees who oppose the administration’s immigration policies. Critics included Uber drivers, many of whom are immigrants themselves.

February 3, 2017
Donald Trump stands in the Trump family box with his daughter Ivanka awaiting the arrival onstage of his son Eric at the conclusion of former rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz's address, during the third night at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Is Donald Trump’s Toxic Campaign Ruining Ivanka Trump’s Brand?

On the heels of news that future hotels won’t bear the family surname, which has been thoroughly tarnished by Donald Trump’s toxic presidential campaign, there’s another bad sign for the Trump brand. Shoppers are boycotting Ivanka Trump’s clothing and accessories label in protest of its namesake’s continued support of her father’s misogynist rhetoric.

October 27, 2016
Donald Trump stands in the Trump family box with his daughter Ivanka awaiting the arrival onstage of his son Eric at the conclusion of former rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz's address, during the third night at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Is Donald Trump’s Toxic Campaign Ruining Ivanka Trump’s Brand?

On the heels of news that future hotels won’t bear the family surname, which has been thoroughly tarnished by Donald Trump’s toxic presidential campaign, there’s another bad sign for the Trump brand. Shoppers are boycotting Ivanka Trump’s clothing and accessories label in protest of its namesake’s continued support of her father’s misogynist rhetoric.

October 26, 2016
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New York Governor Bans Non-Essential Travel To Indiana Due To ‘Religious Freedom’ Act

‘Hoosier hospitality’ takes another hit as New York State governor Andrew Cuomo bans non-essential travel to Indiana.

March 31, 2015

Protests As Beverly Hills Demands Brunei Sultan Sell Hotel

Los Angeles (AFP) – Beverly Hills is demanding that the Sultan of Brunei sell a hotel in the celebrity-rich US city, after he introduced a penal code incorporating Islamic sharia law, officials said Wednesday. Stars including Jay Leno, Ellen DeGeneres and business tycoon Richard Branson have also called for a boycott of the chain which […]

May 8, 2014