Andrew Brumley

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Don't Work So Hard, Employers Tell Interns

Rocked by lawsuits and by death, the world of corporate interns is changing. One major employer has eliminated its internship program altogether. …

Tim Cook writes about workplace equality in the WSJ, urges Congress to approve Employment Nondiscrimination Act

In a rare move, Apple CEO Tim Cook has written an opinion article in the <i>Wall Street Journal.</i> Tim Cook discusses his feelings about race, gender, nationality, and sexual orientation equality in the context of life inside of and outside of Apple. Cook says that Apple fosters an environment where …

Garment workers held boss captive until he paid promised bonus

<b>Women work at a garment factory in Savar, Bangladesh. (Reuters/Andrew Biraj)</b><p>Bangladeshi workers on minimum wage held factory boss for over 18 hours after months of tense labor disputes<p>Natasha Lennard<p>October 14, 2013 3:54pm (UTC)<p>Minimun-wage workers in a garment factory in Bangladesh finally …

Lord Sugar investigated by police after complaint about 'racist tweet'

Lord Sugar has been investigated by police after he was accused a posting a racist message on Twitter.<p>The tycoon posted a photograph of a crying Chinese child and joked: "The kid in the middle is upset because he was told off for leaving the production line of the iPhone 5."<p>A shop owner, Nichola …

Pope Francis to meet cardinals for historic talks on church reforms

The eight cardinals picked by Pope Francis to advise him on reform of the Roman curia and the governance of the Catholic church are preparing to meet the pontiff for the first time on Tuesday, in an unprecedented three-day meeting likened to a "papal G8".<p>In a move already billed as a potentially …

A turf war between Coke and Pepsi shows that neither is the “good” company

<b>(Wikimedia Commons)</b><p>A fight over ‘pouring rights’ made ‘killer Coke’ out to be the bad guy, but Pepsi doesn’t look so hot either<p>Jodie Gummow<p>September 18, 2013 12:42pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Alternet.<p>Last month PepsiCo won a battle in the cola wars against Coca-Cola when the City …

Do Games Like 'Grand Theft Auto V' Cause Real-World Violence?

<i>Just like books, movies and comic books.</i><p>Two events happened this week that many politicians and members of the media will link together.<p>The first: A mass shooting in Washington, D.C. in which an angry, mentally-ill young man shot and killed a dozen of his fellow citizens.<p>Second: The release of <i>Grand</i> …