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Children 'afterthought' for social media companies

Children “remain an afterthought” for leading social media companies, England’s Children’s Commissioner, Anne Longfield, has said. And she has written to the biggest companies, urging them to commit to tackling issues of disturbing content. Her letter follows the suicide of 14-year-old Molly Russell, who killed herself after viewing distressing self-harm images on Instagram. The companies […]

Food & Nutrition

Only 2 Restaurants Are Among the World’s Most Admired Companies

These companies are known for being innovative and socially responsible. gowithstock/Shutterstock People know Burger King for the Whopper, Wendy’s for the Frosty, and IHOP for their pancakes. Although each restaurant has their own specialty food fan base, some companies themselves have more admiration than others—beyond their menu. The 2019 Forbes list of the most admired […]

Food & Nutrition

Study: Insurance Companies Hold Nearly $2 Billion in Fast-Food Stock

Istockphoto  By Sarah Klein THURSDAY, April 15, 2010 (Health.com) — The fast-food industry has long been under fire for selling high-fat, high-calorie meals that have been linked to weight gain and diabetes, but the financial health of the industry continues to attract investors—including some of the leading insurance companies in the U.S., a new study […]