Silicon Valley billionaires are lining up to condemn racism. But the tech and VC industry has a shameful, decades-long history of ignoring and perpetuating inequality.
From Tim Cook to startup founders, Silicon Valley is speaking out about the death of George Floyd. But tech has its own longstanding racial problems.
Protesters will feel heard as soon as mayors, governors, prosecutors, and police chiefs appear to take seriously the demands for reform.
Mark Zuckerberg should keep his little $10 million donation to racial justice groups and fix Facebook instead
Zuckerberg is trying to buy values, but given all the turmoil in America over the death of George Floyd, it would be better if he actually had some.
Is the stock market rising only to drop again, fooling investors into a false sense of security. Or will the recent rise ring in a new bull market.
We are against using violence to advance causes. We believe violence should always be a last resort. But we are certainly anti-fascism.
Cops have a dangerous job, especially right now. But the institutional rot at the heart of US policing stems from "qualified immunity" for officers.
The reasons for the intensity of the protests following George Floyd's death rang from the militarization of police to the influence of social media.
Flying private is typically associated with luxury and excess but its health and safety benefits may now make it the socially conscious choice.
This is not about instituting a "trade war." It is about leveling the field on which trade is conducted.
Workers, employers, and anyone else impacted by work-from-a彩平台 should think carefully about all of its implications.
A slate of advantageous Senate races could vault Democrats into control of the Senate, making the a彩平台 election even more important.
The US and Chinaa彩平台 relationship just reached its most dangerous point in history, and it couldn't have come at a worse time
Over the coronavirus, the US and Chinaa彩平台 relationship has gone from skepticism and competition to insults and outright hostility.
Journalists are being kicked out of Chinaa彩平台 at a critical time because of a spat between the White House and Beijing. This can't continue.
The Trump administration is denying career diplomats the chance at ambassadorships and packing the jobs with unqualified appointees
Restoring respect for the United States around the globe requires returning control of our embassies to experienced, career diplomats.
I grew up as a woman in Iran after the Islamic revolution. Wearing a mask in a pandemic is not a form of tyrannical oppression.
Some Americans believe that wearing a mask is akin to tyranny. As someone who knows firsthand what that's like, they couldn't be more wrong.
Neither the MAGA right nor the progressive left trusts Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey. And yet they want, nay, demand them to police political speech.
The irony is, if Section 230 were to die like Trump says he wants, Twitter and Facebook would probably have to bar him
Section 230 is the part of the law that has been protecting Trump's ability to post whatever he wants to their websites.
Governors who took swift and decisive action are now polling through the roof. Here are 4 key ways federal leaders can follow in their footsteps.
There's a lesson to be taken from the popularity of governors right now: "People like it when their leaders lead."
Facebook has known its algorithms encourage antisocial behavior for years and done little to stop it. Malice is its moneymaker.
Forget Twitter, the Trump campaign's frivolous lawsuits are next-level threats to the First Amendment
Trump's campaign sued a small TV station that ran an anti-Trump ad. The suit will probably fail, but bogus lawsuits can cause financial ruin.
Twitter provides greater transparency into lawmakers' thinking. That's a good thing, especially when they're metaphorically showing their rear ends.
Whether or not Tara Reade's accusation is true, it is certainly credible, and people working to discredit her are telling on themselves.
The US has suffered thousands of losses and spent trillions of dollars in Afghanistan and has nothing to show for it.
Areas where Trump won in 2016 are viewing the coronavirus as an economic problem, while areas where Clinton won see it as a public-health issue.
The New Deal made America's racial inequality worse. We can't make the same mistake with COVID-19 economic crisis.
The federal level response to the pandemic must promote economic growth while addressing America's long-standing racial and economic disparities
COVID-19 will have a lasting impact on nurses — here's how we can be there for them, just as they've been here for us
Maureen White is the chief nursing officer at Northwell Health, which has treated the most COVID-19 patients in the US.
As unemployment soars, so do bankruptcies. Unless creditors and Congress do something to help, it could be terrible for the US economy.
The GOP threats to end the pandemic boost to unemployment checks would cause a disaster for the US economy
The boost to unemployment insurance is scheduled to run out at the end of July. Republicans are threatening to let it expire. That'd be a mistake.
We're doctors on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. This is what we tell patients who want to know if it's safe to return to normal activities once government restrictions are lifted.
"There isn't a blanket recommendation for everyone: This is about understanding your personalized risk."
New Zealand is using the pandemic as an excuse to try out the four-day work week. We should use COVID-19 to try creative ideas like that.
People are attacking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for holding dinners with donors and conservative media types, but the dinners are not a big deal.
American liquor distilleries shifted gears to help in the fight against coronavirus. Now Congress should help them.
Hundreds of distilleries around the US helped make hand sanitizer to fight the coronavirus, now these businesses need help to survive the pandemic.
Shortages of key goods during the coronavirus pandemic revealed America's dangerous dependence on foreign countries.
The pandemic exposed the dangers of US companies relying on global suppliers. Congress needs to address the problem before the threat gets worse.
Baseless conspiracy theories out of Trumpworld barely make a ripple anymore, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.
Facebook wants more people to work from a彩平台, but there are too many career advantages for workers to give up on the office.
Reopening restaurants and barber shops won't get the economy going again. Tackling the coronavirus public-health crisis will.
The $100 billion Vision Fund was supposed to disrupt the venture industry. Instead, it's proven to be a cautionary — and costly —tale.
Trump is using the coronavirus as a cover to bully the government's watchdogs into submission. It's shameful and dangerous.
Trump is using the fog of the coronavirus pandemic to wage an all-out assault on oversight, and signal to his base that he's infallible.
New investors are storming an erratic, uncertain market while all of planet Earth is desperate for a pharmaceutical breakthrough. What could go wrong?
Americans who make it through the coronavirus pandemic should be allowed to get alcohol delivered and as takeout for the rest of their lives.
Trump has been making life hard for Ford since 2016. His reluctance to wear a mask for a plant visit this week is just the latest example.
Trump has long been clueless about the US auto industry, which he sees as symbolic and politically useful.
There are reports that states are changing their coronavirus case count data. This needs to end — quickly.
Come on, Trump! Be transparent, like Obama! Open up the White House logs and let us know who's visiting you!
President Trump won a court case that will allow the White House visitors logs to stay sealed, but he should be transparent and open them up anyway.
Anti-mask zealots are confused. It's not about 'freedom.' It's about being responsible and considerate to your fellow citizens.
Hate wearing a mask? Me, too. But you should still do it for the health of your friends and neighbors.
Economic activity is starting to recover. Officially 'reopening' actually doesn't make much difference.
US economic activity is starting to recover already and it seems "reopening" actually doesn't matter much difference.
Trump's decision to take hydroxychloroquine is more reasonable than it sounds as long as he consulted his doctor.
The WHO certainly made mistakes during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, but President Trump's attacks on the organization are too far.
States that reopened early like Georgia, Texas, Colorado, and Tennessee aren't seeing any significant economic boost compared to the rest of the US.
Depression is the wolf at the door, but the coronavirus quarantines made it a roommate. For many adults, the pandemic is harming their mental health.
Facebook's big purchase of Giphy is a match made in heaven. Both companies made the web boring and predictable.