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How LinkedIn's founder is working to blunt Donald Trump

Reid Hoffman, the founder of and a billionaire Silicon Valley venture capitalist, has made a half-dozen or so investments in recent months with a specific aim: to counteract the influence of President Trump. The venture-style investments include starting a new group, Win the Fut...

Using Silicon Valley Tactics, LinkedIn’s Founder Is Working to Blunt Trump

But how effective a Silicon Valley approach to political change can be is a question — and Mr. Hoffman has experienced stumbling blocks before. In 2014, he invested personally in Change.org, an online petition start-up. Last fall, the company laid off more than a third of its ...

First "Faithless Elector" Emerges In Minnesota, Refuses To Vote For Hillary Clinton | Zero Hedge

For all the anticipatory rhetoric about a potential wave of Electors refusing to endorse Trump, it may come as a surprise that the first "faithless elector" to emerge in Monday's Electoral College vote was in Minnesota has refused to vote not for Trump but for Hillary Clinton. A...

How Voters' Fury at Clinton and Trump Is Drowning Out Real Political Discourse Online

The aim of Sean Parker's voter engagement app Brigade is to offer users a dedicated online space for political conversation. In the thinking of Parker and CEO Matt Mahan, people's personal lives are covered by Facebook and their professional lives by LinkedIn, but that still leav...

US$5m offered for Trump's tax returns

LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman is the latest Silicon Valley heavyweight to get his money involved in politics. He's offering to donate as much as $6.9 million (US$5m) to veterans if Republican...

Who is Joni Ernst? 5 Things to Know About the Hog-Castrating Senator Rising in Trump's V.P. Candidate Ranks

Who is Joni Ernst? 5 Things to Know About the Hog-Castrating Senator Rising in Trump's V.P. Candidate Ranks Is Donald Trump adding a woman to his ticket? Only time will tell.Trump met with Iowa ...

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