Back in May, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg was in full-on, damage-control mode over allegations that the popular social media platform—with more than 1 billion active daily users—discriminates against conservative views. Under the specter of a U.S. Senate investigation, Zuckerberg met with leading conservatives to address the “trending news” controversy, and made assurances that there is no manipulation of the algorithm resulting in conservative viewpoint bias.Read more
A smack down recently took place in Seattle between Alaska Airlines and Delta—but it wasn’t over competitive summer airfares or access to lucrative travel routes.
No, it was over which company’s employees had the right to march in Seattle’s upcoming gay pride parade.Read more
Leading liberal columnist calls out liberal intolerance of Christians and conservatives
An unusual thing happened last week. Leading liberal columnist Nicholas Kristof said what we here at Faith Driven Consumer have been saying to Corporate America for a long time—tolerance and diversity must be truly inclusive or it diminishes us all.Read more
#AddUsIn Campaign Asks Brands to Welcome Faith Driven Consumers into the Rainbow of Diversity
Did you know that we spend the overwhelming majority of our time engaging with the marketplace in some way? From the meals we eat, the clothes we wear, and the entertainment we consume to the places we work, play and learn, nearly everything we do is driven by a choice made in the marketplace.Read more
Here we go again.
In what seems to be something of an annual cycle on American university campuses these days, students at two universities have taken steps to ban Chick-fil-A, the nation’s top-ranked fast food chicken restaurant chain. Chick-fil-A’s sin? Comments CEO Dan Cathy made back in 2012 in support of biblical marriage.Read more
Ford Motor Company contractor Thomas Banks has filed a legal compliant with the federal government after being fired for simply expressing his views about the company’s support for its LGBT employee empowerment group. This news came a day after the Mormon Church announced its willingness to respect the legislative goals of the LGBT community, provided that the biblical position on sexuality, family and marriage is equally respected and embraced.Read more