On this episode of Blunt Force Truth, Chuck and Mark welcomes back Justin Danhof. Justin is the General Counsel for the National Center for Public Policy Research, as well as Director of the Center’s Free Enterprise Project.
Chuck and Mark kick off by asking Justin about the power that large corporations now have. Justin explains how they have obtained the ability to change culture and how agendas can be implemented through shareholder activism.
They discuss how the large corporations’ leadership acts more as politicians than entrepreneurs. Justin explains why liberal employees are often able to express their view more openly than their conservative coworkers.
They finish up by discussing how many large corporations are more concerned about a political agenda than profits. Justin explains why shareholder activism is very important for other viewpoints to be heard by large corporations. They also explain why large corporations can get away with ignoring the views of those on the right.
More about Justin Danhof:
Justin Danhof is the General Counsel for the National Center for Public Policy Research, as well as Director of the Center’s Free Enterprise Project.
The Free Enterprise Project (FEP) is the conservative movement’s only full-service shareholder activism and education program. It files shareholder resolutions, engages corporate CEOs and board members at shareholder meetings, petitions the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for interpretative guidance, and sponsors effective media campaigns to create the incentives for corporations to stay focused on their missions.
Since 2015, Danhof has participated in over 150 shareholder meetings to advance free-market ideals in health care, energy, taxes, subsidies, regulations, religious freedom, food policies, media bias, gun rights, workers’ rights and other important public policy issues.
Mr. Danhof’s work has been widely published and quoted in major newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Politico, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Boston Globe and the Washington Post. He has also appeared on the Fox News Channel, One America News Network, and the Fox Business Channel, among others.
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