Corporations Now Push Woke Consumerism
The New York Times thinks corporations now serve as the moral voice of America.
In the wake of the violence surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. this month, corporate leaders were quick to condemn racism, white nationalism and a host of other -isms that didn’t seem to be connected to their business.
The Times article noted that the strong reactions from America’s biggest companies to Charlottesville was not unprecedented in recent years. From gender-neutral bathrooms to President Trump’s travel ban, corporate America has taken a very progressive stance when these issues come before the public.
I find it rather curious that the left would buy into this BS… While I do not believe in a large administrative state and think that forcing business to actually operate in a ‘free market’ world without the aids and protections of the government would, in the long run, benefit society greatly, it would seem to me that if the left actually find this SJW virtue signaling relevant when the very companies are seemingly required by law to pony up extra money for what some would call a living wage or why the left spend so much effort and energy on regulations ostensibly because business will not follow its own ‘community friendly’ best practice…