About 5 years ago

08/29/2018 - Dozens At Facebook Unite To Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture

– The New York Times
The activity is a rare sign of organized dissent within Facebook over the company’s largely liberal workplace culture.
Despite accusations of frivolous avocado toast purchases, young adults today are spending less on entertainment and food and far more on health care and education than Baby Boomers did at their age, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
– The New York Times
The biggest companies may be influencing things like inflation and wage growth, possibly at the expense of central bankers’ power to do so. Does an “Amazon Effect” in which fast-changing pricing algorithms by the online retailer and its rivals mean bigger swings in inflation?
– The Virginian-Pilot
America may be on the verge of adding a new amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The largely symbolic act provides an opportunity for government (and perhaps some companies) to demonstrate a commitment to gender equity.