Starbucks is closing all stores nationwide for racial bias training — and baristas say the problem runs deeper than many customers realize (SBUX)

On April 12, a Starbucks manager called the police to arrest two black men at a Philadelphia location. In response to protests, the coffee chain will hold an “implicit racial bias training” on May 29. In more than a dozen interviews with Business Insider, former and current baristas are divided on the training. While some […]

The Koch network us ramping up their push for Congress to fix DACA

Koch-backed groups sent a letter to congressional leaders urging them to find a permanent solution for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The letter comes on the heels of a broader campaign to find a fix for DACA, including a seven-figure ad campaign. WASHINGTON — A group of Koch-backed organizations are continuing […]

Trump’s national security team once joked that his tweets could’ve ‘overturned’ their work

President Donald Trump has often seemed at odds with his national security staff. Those staffers appear to have joked about that disconnect at least once. But, according to The New Yorker, those staffers seemed to actively ignore the strange dynamics of the Trump administration. Throughout his time in office, President Donald Trump tweets and off-the-cuff […]

One event changed how Jeff Bezos sees DC — and it could have implications for where Amazon’s second headquarters will land (AMZN)

Jeff Bezos, who bought the Washington Post in 2013, was once wary of wading into the Washington, DC limelight. However, the Amazon CEO now embraces DC and sees himself as the successor to former Washington Post publisher Kay Graham, according to the Washingtonian. Insiders who spoke to the magazine point to the Jason Rezaian incident […]