Tag: Twitter

Apple's Leaders 'Presently Fail' to Represent Diversity: Shareholders

Apple’s shareholders this month will vote to try and increase diversity within management, a proposal being pushed by its major investors. Despite conclusive data showing that diversity in management is critical for a company’s performance, Apple’s management says the proposed policy is “not necessary.” The annual shareholders meeting on Feb….

'Voter Fraud' Investigation Based on One Tweet

President Donald Trump’s recent allegation that he lost the popular vote in the November election due to “illegals” voting appears to have been based off of an unverified claim someone made on his favorite communication platform: Twitter. Throughout November and December Trump took to Twitter to insist he would have…

Republican Senator Resigns Over Sexist Women's March Retweet

Republican State Sen. Bill Kintner announced his resignation at a news conference Wednesday in Nebraska’s state Capitol following his retweet of a Twitter post involving three Women’s March on Washington participants that seemingly made light of sexual assault. Kintner, of Papillion, Neb., retweeted a comment Sunday by Larry Elder, a…

What Did Kanye West's Casting Call for 'Multiracial Women Only' Mean

Recording artist, producer and fashion designer Kanye West began New York Fashion Week Spring 2017 with a casting call controversy. OnSaturday,West used Twitter to post a model casting notice for his “Yeezy Season 4” fashion show. It read:”Multiracial women only. No makeup please come as you are.” The tweet has…