Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein and Hillary Clinton
27 Jan 2016

Is Goldman Sachs Involved In A Corruption Scandal In Malaysia?

Goldman Sachs’ Southeast Asia chairman‚Äč has taken a leave of absence as his branch is embroiled in a corruption scandal at 1Malaysia Development Berhad.

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File: An antique pair of slave manacles rests atop cobblestones. (Wikimedia Commons / Antoine Taveneaux)
06 Aug 2015

TPP: White House Responds To Malaysia’s Slavery Problem By Lowering Standards

The scramble to secure a controversial trade deal known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is leading to some serious ethical conflicts for the Obama Administration. While many initial objections to TPP were due to concerns about a lack of transparency from the White House as to the contents of the agreement and how it was negotiated, a recent decision by the State Department to change a country’s ranking in a human trafficking report has human rights groups crying foul and citing TPP as the real reason for the change.

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