Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News & Updates
October 12, 2021 SEC Chief to Wall Street: The Everything Crackdown Is ComingSource: Bloomberg/Yahoo
He’s laying out one of the most ambitious agendas in the SEC’s 87-year history -- some 49 proposals, many already drawing opposition from hedge funds, stock exchanges, online brokers and public companies. He’s been similarly...
October 6, 2021 Pathway to a sustainable economySource: The Guardian
True, uninhibited economic growth on a finite planet cannot continue, and politicians who offer us continued growth but along a “green pathway” are either being disingenuous – dangerously misleading – or simply lying. But “doing...
October 4, 2021 'Pandora Papers': Leaked records reveal financial secrets of world leaders, politiciansSource: USA Today
Hundreds of world leaders, powerful politicians, billionaires, celebrities, religious leaders and drug dealers have been hiding their investments in mansions, exclusive beachfront property, yachts and other assets for the past...
September 29, 2021 5 Lessons Evergrande Taught Us About The Chinese EconomySource: NPR
Last week, global markets shook after a Chinese company named Evergrande fell into what looks like a downward spiral into oblivion. Evergrande is — or was — the second-largest real estate company in China.
September 27, 2021 Changing the face of medicine: Why social accountability and Sustainable Development Goals are so important?Source: The European Sting
In 1995, the World Health Organization published a document proposing that medical schools should be obliged to prioritize health concerns of the community they have a mandate to serve. They established that improving community...
September 17, 2021 Powell opens review into Fed ethics rules after backlash over tradingSource: Politico
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell ordered the central bank’s staff to examine internal ethics rules around what types of assets Fed officials are allowed to hold, following revelations of financial trades made by two...
September 16, 2021 SEC Chair Gary Gensler Wants To Crack Down On The ‘Wild West’ Of Crypto: CNBC After Hours (video)Source: YouTube/CNBC
On today’s show, CNBC’s Bob Pisani recaps SEC chairman Gary Gensler’s comments to the Senate Banking Committee on crypto
September 15, 2021 Facebook denies having '2 systems of justice' for users after scathing WSJ reportSource: Fox News
Facebook has responded to a blistering Wall Street Journal report claiming the social media giant gives millions of elites special treatment when it comes to removing content that violates the network's rules.
September 10, 2021 ‘Win their hearts and minds’: Nestle CEO on plans to address young consumers’ sustainability concernsSource: CNBC
The CEO of consumer goods giant Nestle told CNBC Thursday that sustainability concerns among its younger customers were “off the charts” and a major influence on purchasing decisions.
September 8, 2021 Bamboo fabric is less sustainable than you thinkSource: Popsci
The fashion industry as it stands isn’t exactly sustainable, and tricky marketing means even the most environmentally aware consumers can fall victim to greenwashing.
[What would you find useful here?]
Please send suggestions to:
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | SUBSCRIBE TO SUSTAINABILITY HIGHLIGHTS NEWSLETTER | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|