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  • US retail employees call out working conditions with Black Friday protests

    United for Respect holds demonstrations at H&M stores to address retaliation while 45 Guess stores protest mass firing

    • Walmart offers Thanksgiving workers measly discount in place of holiday pay

    US retail employees call out working conditions with Black Friday protests

  • 12 EU states reject move to expose companies’ tax avoidance

    Proposal would have forced firms to reveal profits made and taxes paid in each EU country

    12 EU states reject move to expose companies’ tax avoidance

    • Apple under fire for labelling Crimea as part of Russia in its apps

      Fury in Ukraine over tech firm’s move, which it had resisted since the 2014 annexation

      Apple under fire for labelling Crimea as part of Russia in its apps

    • EU ministers to vote on move to expose firms’ tax avoidance

      Companies could be forced to reveal profits made and taxes paid in each EU member state

      EU ministers to vote on move to expose firms’ tax avoidance

    • As Hong Kong suffers, China risks losing its financial window on the world

      As Hong Kong suffers, China risks losing its financial window on the world

    • Twitter to clear out inactive accounts and free up usernames

      Twitter to clear out inactive accounts and free up usernames

    • Silicon Valley Democrats propose sweeping new online privacy laws to rein in tech giants

      Democrats propose sweeping new online privacy laws to rein in tech giants

    • Technology Facebook to ban two white nationalist groups after Guardian report

      Facebook to ban two white nationalist groups after Guardian report

In depth

  • There’s only one way to take on big tech: by reining in big money and big state

    Evgeny Morozov

    The Warren-style critique of big tech accepts that smaller tech is on the horizon – and rests on a powerful myth of domestic politics gone wrong

    There’s only one way to take on big tech: by reining in big money and big state

  • Film What does the first official Netflix cinema mean for Hollywood?

    The streaming giant has snapped up a much-loved single-screen cinema in New York, a game-changing move for the Oscar-hungry company

    What does the first official Netflix cinema mean for Hollywood?

  • ‘They’re profiting off pain’: the push to rein in the $1.2bn prison phone industry

    Phone calls to family are vital to inmates’ morale and relationships, but many can’t afford the high rates and fees

    ‘They’re profiting off pain’: the push to rein in the $1.2bn prison phone industry

  • Are electric vehicles really so climate friendly?

    Hans-Werner Sinn

    EVs produce more CO
    2 than say diesel – it’s just they emit via the power plant not the exhaust pipe

    Are electric vehicles really so climate friendly?

    • Why Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun’s bad blood may reshape the industry

      Why Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun’s bad blood may reshape the industry

    • Good company: the capitalists putting purpose ahead of profit

      Good company: the capitalists putting purpose ahead of profit

    • ‘We were sold off’ WeWork’s support staff face uncertain future as company collapses

      WeWork’s support staff face uncertain future as company collapses

Around the world

  • US vaping backlash dents British American Tobacco revenues

    The FTSE 100 company has sought to capitalise on boom in cigarette alternatives

    US vaping backlash dents British American Tobacco revenues

  • Ikea steps up drive to become carbon neutral with extra €200m

    Furniture giant to invest in green energy plus reforestation and carbon storage projects

    Ikea steps up drive to become carbon neutral with extra €200m

  • Audi plans 9,500 job cuts to save £5bn for electric car investment

    Carmaker says 2,000 new jobs will be created in specialist digital areas

    Audi plans 9,500 job cuts to save £5bn for electric car investment

  • Germany is damaging the European economy. The answer? Raise German wages

    Maximilian Krahé and David Adler

    Because Germany imports so little, other countries go into debt to pay for its exports, say Maximilian Krahe and David Adler

    Germany is damaging the European economy. The answer? Raise German wages

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