Sept. 3, 2019: Rise And Fall Of Uber's CEO; Global DeforestationPlay
Uber upended transportation throughout the world. In a new book, author Mike Isaac details the company's remarkable rise, and the misdeeds that forced the resignation of its founder and CEO. Isaac joins host Jeremy Hobson to discuss how Uber's willingness to break rules led to both success and scandal. Also, Brazil's president faces criticism over a huge increase in intentionally set fires in the Amazon. We speak with environmental science professor Mark Cochrane. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's September 3, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on September 3, 2019.