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What Patagonia’s ski resort boycott reveals about retail and politics

Last month, Patagonia pulled its products from stores at the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming and said it would no longer supply the resort after learning that the owners had sponsored a political fundraiser for some of the most conservative lawmakers in the US.  The fundraiser was in support of the Freedom Caucus, an arm of the Republican party that has opposed the Paris Climate Accord, blocked efforts to investigate the January 6 attack on the US Capitol building and spread misinfo