More than 220 companies have signed a letter denouncing laws like Texas' anti-trans law and Florida's "Don't Say Gay" legislation.
"It's very interesting what a break this was from all the things we've talked about in the past," said Yale's Jeffrey Sonnenfeld.
What started as niche marketing by a handful of companies has turned into a rainbow-ified corporate logo competition.
A year after George Floyd's murder, companies have spent only a fraction of the money pledged toward racial equity.
Deesha Dyer started a social impact consulting firm during COVID. She hopes companies keep their promises on racial justice.
“I think companies need to be accountable,” says Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol.
Amazon, Netflix and Starbucks joined a public statement, but Coca-Cola, Walmart and others did not.
Starbucks is the latest company to announce aplans to address climate change.
Experts say the recent cascade of pledges and commitments are mostly steps in the right direction.
Starting next month, Amazon will pay its more than 350,000 U.S. workers $15 an hour. The company is now worth more than a trillion dollars. So what obligations do corporations have when they get this big? Click the audio player above to hear the full story.