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Penn State cancels event featuring Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes
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Penn State cancels event featuring Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes

Comment on this story Comment One day after Pennsylvania State University shut down an event that was to feature Gavin McInnes, founder of the Proud Boys, criticism continued Tuesday over the planned appearance and its abrupt cancellation. The university initially had resisted calls to cancel the event sponsored by a student group, citing the importance...

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Penn State Cancels Event by Proud Boys Founder, Citing Threat of Violence – The New York Times

Penn State Cancels Event by Proud Boys Founder, Citing Threat of Violence  The New York Times Penn State Hosted The Proud Boys Despite Outcry. Students Were Attacked.  Yahoo News Spitting mad: Penn State protester hocks loogie at right-wing provocateur Alex Stein  New York Post Penn State cancels event with Proud Boys founder due to ‘threat of violence’  CBS Pittsburgh...

Will Meta and Twitter settle the debate over founder power?
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Will Meta and Twitter settle the debate over founder power?

The two great social networks of our time are at an inflection point, mainly because of their capital structures. Elon Musk’s impending take over of Twitter and Mark Zuckerberg’s quixotic foray into the metaverse are driven in each case by who is allowed to purchase control of the company—and who is not. When Meta went...

Penn State cancels event with Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes due to ‘threat of violence’
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Penn State cancels event with Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes due to ‘threat of violence’

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Penn State University officials canceled an event Monday featuring Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes. Uncensored America, a student organization, planned to host a comedy event with McInnes. A clash between Penn State student demonstrators and alleged members of a far-right street gang led to the decision to cancel the planned event.  ...

Devastated to lose my husband: Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
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Devastated to lose my husband: Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw said she was devastated to lose her husband and will miss him profoundly. John Shaw, who had served the Bengaluru-headquartered biopharmaceutical company as the Vice-Chairman and Non-Executive Director for over 22 years, passed away at a private hospital here on Monday. “I am devastated to lose my...

Penn State Cancels on-Campus Comedy Show Featuring Proud Boys Founder
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Penn State Cancels on-Campus Comedy Show Featuring Proud Boys Founder

Penn State cancelled an on-campus comedy show on Monday due to a “threat of escalating violence.” The event featured Gavin McInnes, the founder of the Proud Boys, a far-right group. Students had been pressuring the university for weeks to cancel the event. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in...

Penn State Cancels on-Campus Comedy Show Featuring Proud Boys Founder
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Penn State Cancels on-Campus Comedy Show Featuring Proud Boys Founder

Penn State cancelled an on-campus comedy show on Monday due to a “threat of escalating violence.” The event featured Gavin McInnes, the founder of the Proud Boys, a far-right group. Students had been pressuring the university for weeks to cancel the event. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in...

‘Proud of him’, says Infosys founder Narayana Murthy on Rishi Sunak
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‘Proud of him’, says Infosys founder Narayana Murthy on Rishi Sunak

“We are proud of him and wish him success,” Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy said in his first comments on the elevation of his son-in-law Rishi Sunak as Britain’s prime minister. Sunak, 42, on Sunday won the race to lead the Conservative Party and is now set to become Britain’s first prime minister...

Dietrich Mateschitz, billionaire founder of Red Bull and owner of Formula 1 team, dead at 78
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Dietrich Mateschitz, billionaire founder of Red Bull and owner of Formula 1 team, dead at 78

The co-founder of Red Bull, Dietrich Mateschitz, has died at age 78, Formula 1 confirmed on Saturday. Mateschitz, an Austrian billionaire, also owned a Formula 1 (F1) racing team, branded as the Red Bull team, since 2005.  With Red Bull, “inspired by functional drinks from East Asia,” Mateschitz and co-founder Chaleo Yoovidhya developed a “completely...