Corporate Virtue Signaling is Conspicuous Consumerism Repackaged

Instead of wealth and status, logos are now meant to convey good character. It’s the ultimate advertising con.

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The crisis of the modern world, from port backlogs and shipping delays to millions suffering under the yoke of forced labor to environmental disasters to the Chinese Communist Party’s recent missile test can be traced back to one single word…