Staples Inc. is refusing to clarify whether it respects and backs the police officers who work at the Staples Center in Los Angeles where LeBron James and the Lakers play.
In response to a question on whether the corporation condemns James’s targeted attempt on Twitter to incite violence against a police officer who saved the life of a black teenager, Staples Spokeswoman Meredith Schwenk was unwilling to comment on whether the company backs the hardworking men and women who secure its arena. She simply told The Federalist, “Staples stands behind our corporate values.”
Like other woke corporations of today, Staples has injected itself into politics. The company espoused support for “Black communities” amid the summer of rioting and looting, but will not say it respects law enforcement.
“The services that the men and women in law enforcement provide in safeguarding venues like the Staples Center are vital for the health, safety, well-being, and economic vitality of our citizens, communities, cities,