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Do Politics Affect Business Financing?

If it matters to you which candidates and issues your bank supports, investigate the matter.

Janet Gershen-Siegel

· 4 min read

Scott Greenberg

· 6 min read

A Deal Between TikTok and U.S.-Based Oracle Will Need Beijing's Approval, the App's Owner ByteDance Said

ByteDance wants to keep its share of the video app as part of the deal, but President Donald Trump told a press briefing Wednesday he was "not prepared to sign off" on it.

Kate Duffy

· 2 min read

Why Is Kim Kardashian West Boycotting Instagram Today?

She and a group of celebrities including Katy Perry, Michael B. Jordan and Leonardo DiCaprio are calling for action from Instagram's parent company, Facebook.

Jessica Thomas

· 2 min read

Buying Into a Political Brand: 5 Things That Matter to Voters

Voters sift through promises and policies the same way consumers choose which products and services to buy. 

Hume Johnson, Ph.D.

· 9 min read

'Daily Show' Creator Lizz Winstead's Entrepreneurial Fight for Reproductive Rights

The comedian, author and activist talks about her upcoming virtual charity concert and the "bake-sale" approach to raising funds for social justice.

Kenny Herzog

· 9 min read

Facebook Wants to Pay You to Deactivate Your Account

It's part of an academic study to see how much influence the platform has on the 2020 election.

Jonathan Small

· 4 min read

Entrepreneurs Against Dictatorship: Lukashenko's Regime Hurts Belarusian-American Founders

U.S. tech companies founded by Belarusians have long been a source of pride for Europe's last dictator, Alexander Lukashenko. Now, as entrepreneurs are challenging his 26-year-old rule, they are feeling the same pressure as everyone else. Silicon Valley startups have also taken a hit.

Victoria Zavyalova

· 7 min read

Trump's War on TikTok Might Force Companies to Choose Between Doing Business With the U.S. or China

Chinese-owned TikTok is under pressure from President Donald Trump to sell its U.S. operations or face a ban - but China responded last week by implementing new export rules that could give it power to veto the sale.

Aaron Holmes and Lisa Eadicicco

· 4 min read

Report: Walmart Wants to Jointly Acquire TikTok With Microsoft

'We are confident that a Walmart and Microsoft partnership would meet both the expectations of U.S. TikTok users while satisfying the concerns of U.S. government regulators,' the retail giant tells CNBC.

Michael Kan

· 2 min read

TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer Resigns

Mayer, citing pressure from the White House to ban the social network over its ties to China, is also stepping down as COO of parent company ByteDance.

Stephanie Mlot

· 3 min read

5 Things Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Kamala Harris

Agree with her politics or not, the California Senator's rise to the VP ticket is something every disrupter can be inspired by.

Patti Fletcher

· 5 min read