The Deadly Elitism of the Time’s Up Charity

The Deadly Elitism of the Time’s Up Charity

The Time’s Up Foundation—the star-studded nonprofit concocted and bankrolled by power players in politics and media at the height of the #MeToo movement, back in 2018—seems to have lived up to its name in recent weeks with a spate of high-profile exits. Board member Roberta Kaplan and CEO Tina Tchen both resigned in August, after…

9/11 anniversary: Emotional homages paid to lives lost

9/11 anniversary: Emotional homages paid to lives lost

image source, Getty ImagesRelatives of people who died on 9/11 have read out victims’ names, as the US marks 20 years since the deadliest terror attacks on its soil.Many struggled to hold back tearsat the ceremony held at Ground Zero, the site of the Twin Towers destroyed in the attacks by al-Qaeda militants.”Twenty years feels…

Filipino talent to spur BPO sector’s development

Filipino talent to spur BPO sector’s development

BPO TALKS (Clockwise from top left) Institute for Labor Studies senior officer Ellah Delerio, The Manila Times President and CEO Dante ‘Klink’ Ang 2nd, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd, IT & Business Process Association of the Philippines lead for talent attraction and academe linkages Zoe Diaz de Rivera, and Times business columnist Ben Kritz during…

Former Theranos Employees Get Ready to Relive the Sh*tshow

Former Theranos Employees Get Ready to Relive the Sh*tshow

In the summer of 2014, Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was at the height of her power. The media and her cadre of distinguished supporters were hailing the self-made billionaire as the next Steve Jobs, someone set to revolutionize the world of medicine with a device that could run hundreds of blood tests—all with the prick…

Climate Change Means Teaching Kids to Love What They Might Soon Lose

Climate Change Means Teaching Kids to Love What They Might Soon Lose

I can’t remember the last time I saw a monarch butterfly. I remember chasing them as a child—how I’d catch a glimpse of fluttering stained-glass wings and race after, reaching up to join their zig-zagging flight. I remember it being a moment of real joy. But I don’t remember it being particularly special. Growing up,…

Big Oil wants you to worry about carbon footprint

Big Oil wants you to worry about carbon footprint

Everybody’s going carbon neutral these days, from the big boys – Amazon, Microsoft, , Starbucks, JetBlue – to your favorite outdoor brand, even ski resorts. Probably your neighborhood coffee roaster, too. What’s not to like? Becoming carbon neutral means cutting greenhouse gas emissions as much as you can, then offsetting what you can’t avoid with…

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