Poisoned Apple: Ben and Jerry’s Supports “Marriage Equality”


Ben & Jerry’s ice cream is good; their politics—not so much.The company, founded in 1989, has had a long tradition of engaging in “critical, global economic and social missions.” When it was sold in April 2000 to British-Dutch multinational food giant Unilever, it continued in that tradition. New CEO Jostein Solheim of Norway believes that “values-led businesses” as a force for change, addressing inequities inherent in global business.Ben & Jerry’s outlets in the United Kingdom, … [Read more...]