Ursula Burns Says Pandemic Is Chance to Reset Racial Conversation in Workplace

Jun.05 — Ursula Burns, former Xerox Holdings Corp. chief executive officer, says the Covid-19 pandemic presents an opportunity to reset the conversation around racial inequality in the job market. She speaks with Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde and Romaine Bostick on “Bloomberg Markets: What’d You Miss?”

Slack CEO: I Don’t Know If We’ll Ever Go Back to Normal

Jun.05 — Slack Technologies Inc. tumbled on Friday, after the company’s results and forecast failed to live up to lofty expectations. It also withdrew its annual billings forecast, adding an additional element of uncertainty. Stewart Butterfield, cheif executive officer of Slack, discusses the company’s earnings and stock price on “Bloomberg Technology.”

Trump’s Posts Violated Facebook’s Voter Suppression Policy, Says Civil Rights Activist

Jun.05 — Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s inaction on President Trump’s posts about George Floyd protests has angered his own staff and U.S. civil rights leaders. Vanita Gupta, president and chief executive officer of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, discusses a call she participated in with Zuckerberg alongside other civil … Read more Trump’s Posts Violated Facebook’s Voter Suppression Policy, Says Civil Rights Activist

Why BET Founder Bob Johnson Is Calling for $14 Trillion in Reparations

Jun.03 — Bob Johnson, founder of Black Entertainment Television, made history as America’s first black billionaire when he sold BET to Viacom in 2001. Now, Johnson is one of the many voices crucial to a nationwide conversation on race, inequality, and technology. He speaks on “Bloomberg Technology.”

Trump’s Threat to Protesters a Boon for Beijing: Toronto Professor

Jun.03 — Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam hit out at the U.S. on Monday, noting double standards in the way in which Hong Kong is criticized for handling its protests given the way America is handling the riots which have engulfed many cities in recent days. Diana Fu, associate professor of political science at the … Read more Trump’s Threat to Protesters a Boon for Beijing: Toronto Professor

16 First Responders Explain COVID-19 Cases In Their Cities | WIRED

We talked to 16 people on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, all experiencing different points of the infection rate curve. We asked them a series of questions regarding their specific situations. Here are there answers. Check your risk for COVID-19 here: https://c19check.com/start Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more incredible … Read more 16 First Responders Explain COVID-19 Cases In Their Cities | WIRED