About 2 years ago

06/02/2020 - Retailers, Battered By Pandemic, Now Confront Protests

– The New York Times
Even as major chains boarded up stores and halted operations, they largely sought to convey empathy for demonstrators and did not condemn the damage to their businesses.
– The New York Times
Major companies are often wary of conflict, especially in a polarized time. But some are now taking a stand on racial injustice and police violence.
– The Wall Street Journal
Unrest over the death of George Floyd shifts businesses’ focus to protecting staff and inserting themselves in racial discourse.
 
– Chicago Tribune
The Chicago Tribune editorial board calls on the business community to address youth unemployment.