Carl Rhodes

Carl Rhodes is Professor of Organization Studies at the University of Technology Sydney. His most recent books are Disturbing Business Ethics: Emmanuel Levinas and the Politics of Organization (Routeldge, 2020) and CEO Society: The Corporate Takeover of Everyday Life (Zed Books, 2018, with Peter Bloom). He is currently writing a new book, Woke Capitalism: Democracy Under Threat in the Age of Corporate Righteousness (Policy Press).

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Fearless Girl Statue by the New York Stock Exchange building is seen at the Financial District in New York City, United States on March 29, 2020. New York is ranked as one of the largest International Financial Centres ("IFC") in the world, now seen so quiet due the Covid-19 pandemic. (Photo: Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Views
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Where Are All the Woke Capitalists Now?
Woke capitalism, that strange phenomena where corporations start adopting progressive political causes, was all the rage at the World Economic Forum’s meeting in Davos last January . Politicians from around the globe rubbed shoulders with business moguls and high-minded celebrities. They spruiked...
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Sunday, October 23, 2016
Corporate Authoritarianism and the New American Anti-Democracy
Numerous allegations of sexual assault have delivered what may be a fatal blow to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. His lewd remarks have been rightly condemned in the strongest terms by the mainstream media, his Liberal opponents and even members of his own Party. More than just heading for...
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