DuckDuckGo has not canceled any clients due to beliefs or views. It does not discriminate against beliefs or support ideological agendas or organizations hostile to freedom of expression. Although it lacks explicit viewpoint protections for employees, it has not fired any employees for their beliefs or views. For these reasons, DuckDuckGo receives a "Lower Risk" rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
DuckDuckGo has not publicly canceled clients due to political or religious beliefs.
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Employment policies fail to protect against discrimination based on political affiliation/views and/or religion.
DuckDuckGo’s Recruiting Information Policy states that the company processes prospective employee information “to comply with equal opportunity and non-discrimination programs” but does not explicitly state any active religious or viewpoint protections for employees (1).
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
There are no publicly known cases of DuckDuckGO or its CEO using their corporate reputation to advance an ideological agenda (1).
Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.
Uses corporate political contributions for ideological, non-business purposes.
DuckDuckGo does not have an active PAC.
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March 23, 2023
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