Crisis Corner

Timeline of a crisis: Tesla and the most expensive tweet ever

Timeline of a crisis: Tesla and the most expensive tweet ever

Social media outbursts from Tesla CEO Elon Musk have cost the company in terms of fines, market value, and executive Twitter privileges.

Timeline of a crisis: Harley-Davidson

Timeline of a crisis: Harley-Davidson

Harley-Davidson was caught in the middle of President Trump's trade war with the European Union.

Timeline of a crisis: Starbucks' racial bias training

Timeline of a crisis: Starbucks' racial bias training

The java giant closed all stores for racial bias training after two black men were arrested in Philadelphia earlier this year.

Timeline of a crisis: Intel's security meltdowns

Timeline of a crisis: Intel's security meltdowns

How an industry-wide cyber flaw became an Intel scandal

Timeline of a crisis: How Equifax botched its breach

Timeline of a crisis: How Equifax botched its breach

The company ignored a cybersecurity risk that endangered the personal information of millions of U.S. residents.

Timeline of a crisis: The fall of Bell Pottinger

Timeline of a crisis: The fall of Bell Pottinger

A cautionary tale about how one of the U.K.'s best-known PR firms caused its own destruction through an ill-advised campaign that stoked racial division in South Africa

Timeline of a crisis: Harvey Weinstein's downfall

Timeline of a crisis: Harvey Weinstein's downfall

The Harvey Weinstein scandal cast a shadow that loomed over Hollywood, social media, politics, and PR. Weinstein's position as a preeminent producer came cascading down.

The timeline of the CNN and Project Veritas saga

The timeline of the CNN and Project Veritas saga

Self-styled anti-corruption nonprofit website Project Veritas took aim at CNN with the aim of backing up the claims of President Donald Trump that the cable network peddles "fake news."

The timeline of 'pink slime'

The timeline of 'pink slime'

The saga of what happens when a phrase as emotive as "pink slime" drives the narrative around a mass-consumption meat product in the United States

Timeline of a Wild Fyre

Timeline of a Wild Fyre

A gathering of wealthy socialites in the Bahamas descended into farce as partygoers ended up gnawing on gnarly cheese sandwiches rather than rubbing shoulders with glamorous models and influencers.