Starbucks says it will hire 10,000 refugees in the next 5 years

Editor Lifson wrote a stellar piece this morning on the "virtue-signaling" by the left with regards to President Trump's executive order on refugees.  Hipster companies like the ride service Lyft have been especially vocal about countering the ban on Muslim refugees. Not to be outdone, Starbucks chairman and CEO Howard Schultz sent a memo to its employees, informing them that the company plans to hire 10,000 refugees over the next five years in the 75 countries where Starbucks does business. Fox 31: “We are living in an unprecedented time,” Schultz wrote in the memo, which listed several actions the company says it is taking to “reinforce our belief in our partners around the world.” The refugee hiring proposal, Schultz wrote, will begin with a focus on people who have served with U.S. troops as interpreters and support personnel. Schultz also reiterated Starbucks’ support for the Deferred Action for Childhood...(Read Full Post)