Tag: detroit news

  • Responsible businesses need COVID-19 liability shields

    Responsible businesses need COVID-19 liability shields

    As customers slowly trickle back into stores and workers punch back in at reopened businesses, there’s one thought on all our minds: caution. Protective plastic shields and screens, face masks and gloves are a new reality, and it is a small price to pay for coming out of state-mandated lockdowns. But months into the all-encompassing…

  • Facebook Trustbusters Are Motivated by Partisan Politics, Not Concern for the Consumer

    Facebook Trustbusters Are Motivated by Partisan Politics, Not Concern for the Consumer

    Channeling the spirit of Theodore Roosevelt and nostalgia for the early 20th century Progressive Era, the latest bad idea being circulated in elite circles is to use the trust-busting power of the federal government to break up the social network Facebook. The idea has been promoted by the likes of Democratic politicians like senators Elizabeth…

  • Marijuana promises economic benefit, poses financial questions

    Marijuana promises economic benefit, poses financial questions

    Michiganians voted Tuesday to introduce a new industry to the state that is expected to bring in $765 million in revenue over the next year and thousands of new jobs. What we’re talking about is legal cannabis. Look no further than the state of Colorado to see the incredible effects of legal cannabis on the…