Shopping has become a political act. Here’s how it happened.

Posted on AllSides October 7th, 2019
From The Left

In August, it was SoulCycle and Equinox. The month prior, Home Depot. Back in 2017, L.L.Bean. These are only a few of the companies to ignite the collective ire of progressive consumers over corporate ties to Trump. In the case of the boutique fitness studios, it was a Trump fundraiser hosted by their majority stake investor Stephen M. Ross; with the home improvement chain, it was co-founder Bernie Marcus’s promise to donate to Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign; with the duck boot and outdoor apparel brand, it was Bean descendant and...

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https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2019/10/7/20894134/consumer-activism-conscious-consumerism-explained

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