Facebook Contributions Surprise Shareholders

Facebook Contributions Surprise Shareholders

In a surprising move, Facebook shareholders filed a notice with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Tuesday that challenged Facebook for donating money to politicians, who deny climate change, are anti-online freedom and anti-gay rights, in direct conflict with the company’s public image. According to NorthStar Asset Management group, which holds more than […]

Narendra Modi and the Indian Middle Class Love Affair

Narendra Modi and the Indian Middle Class Love Affair

As the world’s largest democracy goes to the polls to elect its next prime minister, Narendra Modi, the conservative, pro-Hindu nationalist leader of the right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Indian middle class have become entwined in a love affair that is troubling to many people in the country. Modi, a 63-year-old erstwhile chaiwala […]

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