Starbucks Responds to Trump Immigration Order with Pledge to Hire 10,000 Refugees

In a direct response to President Donald Trump's executive order banning travel from seven Muslim majority countries, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced the company will hire 10,000 refugees in the 75 countries where it does business, with the effort starting in the United States.

"We are living in an unprecedented time, one in which we are witness to the conscience of our country, and the promise of the American dream, being called into question," Schultz wrote in a company-wide memo...


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