(Read time: 1 minute) I imagine the cosmetic world as a family tree, and a fairly wealthy family at that. The cosmetics industry rakes in an estimated $13 billion annually - a sufficient player in the world of consumerism. There are several parent companies, with many brands under each company. Fortunately, many of the parents are good political actors, making their healthy profit margins … Read more about Cosmetic Brands Are Surprisingly Good!
(Read time: less than 1 minute) In our house chocolate is a daily essential, and we each have our favorite go-to brands (my son loves Dove milk chocolate, I love Ghirardelli intense dark - all of them!). Of course, when we can find it (and afford it), we try to buy locally made chocolate. But no one’s perfect. From time to time, even the most strident buy local advocate like myself … Read more about How To Avoid GOP Chocolate This Valentine’s Day
(Read time: less than 1 minute) You’re at the airport with a 40 minute layover and you need something to eat, stat. You run to the fast-food court. You’re hungry. But you know fast-food companies love supporting the GOP, and you don’t want your food choices helping re-elect President Trump. So which fast-food chain should you support? Below are the political affiliations of some of … Read more about Where To Eat At The Food Court When You Don’t Want To Support The GOP
Yes, but not many. The oil industry and its senior executives love giving money to Republican politicians and PACs. Our IPhone app has political donation data for over 3,000 brands and companies, and there’s not another industry that we’ve seen that’s as one-sided politically as the oil industry. In fact, we had to search hard to find any gas station chains that don’t overwhelmingly support the … Read more about Are There Any Progressive Gas Stations?