According to a new business index launched on May 26th, corporate America deeply dislikes the First Amendment. In a newly released index, the Viewpoint Diversity Score, which is a partnership between the legal not-for-profit Alliance Defending Freedom and Christian financial company Inspire Investing, takes a look at 50 Fortune 1000 businesses to identify “corporate respect for religious and ideological diversity.” They are basically quantifying how much ‘going woke‘ is making corporate America go broke.
Software applications and web services, in particular, scored poorly, with 6 percent and 7%, respectively. Meta, the moms and dad business of Facebook, got a 9 percent general score– 13 percent for promoting variety in the public square, 12 percent in the work environment, and a pitiful 3% in the market.
In a current poll of American financiers performed on behalf of The Daily Wire by Echelon Insights, participants desire businesses to stop preaching and concentrate on revenues. While 29% of participants concurred that businesses need to utilize their monetary power for social or political causes supported by executives, 58 percent– more than two times as numerous– stated it is a “bad thing.”
When financiers were asked to identify the intentions of businesses that take positions on social or political problems, 56 percent stated the business is merely “trying to appease their critics,” while 34 percent stated the business really “believe it’s the right thing. When business do take positions on problems, 36 percent stated the positions are “too liberal,” while 17 percent said they are “too conservative.”
Vivek Ramaswamy, a self-made multimillionaire who established a biotech business at the age of 28, described that there is a “difference” between specific financiers and investment firms– and the previous is tired of the latter tipping the scales of the political dispute without their authorization, the Daily Wire reports.
The successful author and business owner Vivek Ramaswamy signed up with hosts John Bickley and Georgia Howe on Friday’s episode of the “Morning Wire,” podcast.
“This is not a right or left-wing issue, that’s why you see a two-to-one ratio here,” Ramaswamy explained.
The former pharmaceutical executive told The Daily Wire, “The data are clear: everyday investors want companies to focus on creating shareholder value by delivering excellent products and services to their customers, not on advancing social or political agendas.”
Sources: Dailywire, Citigist, Adflegal