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Why We Need a Maximum Wage
Society & Culture  (tags: Americansn, income inequality, society, rights, ethics, culture, politics, government )

Carrie
- 5 hours ago - theweek.com
The debate about rising economic inequality that's been building since the financial crisis of 2008 has approached a boiling point thanks to the publication in English of French economist Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century.
Rob Walton: Return $7.8 Billion in Tax Breaks and Subsidies PETITION!!
Business  (tags: tax fairness, society, family, culture, ethics, americans, interesting, humans, law, news, rights, business, corporate, dishonesty, money )

Robert
- 11 hours ago - act.aflcio.org
Rob Walton -- the head of Walmart and of America's richest family -- could help his Walmart workers flourish and do his fair share for our country. Instead, he has decided to take nearly $8 billion every year in tax breaks and tax subsidies, and pay his
How Chicago Became 'Chiraq'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, Chicago, children, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, freedoms, GUNS, government, law, media, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 12 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
This Easter weekend, 45 people were shot in the city that's come to be known as 'Chiraq.' And until Obama can get the guns off the streets of his hometown, the bloodshed won't stop.
The Future Of How We Watch Television Is In The Hands Of The Supreme Court
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, education, family, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, TV )

Kit
- 15 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
The television ratings company Nielsen classifies nearly 5 million households as "Zero-TV," meaning that they either have no television or that they use it only for DVDs, games and other activities unlike traditional TV watching --
Why Are We Doing So Little to Expand Opportunity for America's Children?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, dishonesty, education, family, government, internet, law, opportunity, politics, religion, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 16 hours ago - alternet.org
The disparate race- and ethnicity-based opportunities we're affording our nation's children has the potential to cripple our society.
6 Dastardly Right-Wing Declarations This Week: The Phyllis 'Expand the Gender Pay Gap' Schlafly Edition
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, society, ethics, culture, politics, freedoms, family, women, rights, news )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
It's one of the more perplexing mysteries of our time: Why is Phyllis Schlafly still flapping her lips? Has she not gotten the message that history has entirely passed her by?
Sign the Petition: Collect Every Cent Deadbeat Cliven Bundy Owes PETITION!!
Business  (tags: Dept. of Treasury, Justice, americans, abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, government, media, news, politics, republicans, terrorism, u.s., violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, politics, law, interesting, freedoms, culture, corruption )

Robert
- 3 days ago - dailykos.com
Cliven Bundy is a deadbeat who formed a gang of armed thugs to get out of paying the government money he owed illegally using federal lands for private gain. You should collect every cent he owes the people of the United States.
Star-Spangled Baggage: How America's Wars Came Home With the Troops
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, government, internet, law, media, murder, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 3 days ago - commondreams.org
We might need to take a look at the violence and give it a second thought. Why shootings on military bases? Why are the police so violent?
Help Protect Martha and Her Family ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, family )

Cher
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Martha Solórzano is a human rights activist in San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora state in Mexico. She denounces cases of power abuse, corruption and ill-treatment by the local police. This has made Martha and her family a target for regular threats.
BREAKING NEWS: Boston Police Take Attempted Bombing Suspect Into Custody
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, law, media, police, politics, rights, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 6 days ago - nbc15.com
Police say they've taken a man into custody in connection with two unattended backpacks found at the Boston Marathon finish line.
Stop Ethnic Cleansing in the Central African Republic ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, violence, environment, world )

Cher
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please act now. Join Amnesty International in demanding that the United States uses its influence to get a strong contingent of UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic.
Save Our Post Offices, MoveOn.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, freedoms, government, rights, society, Post Office, petitions, usa )

GGmaSheil
- 9 days ago - saveourpostoffice.us
Petitions to save US Post Offices around the country. Please sign as many as you can. Thank You.
We Denounce the Koch Brothers Petition By Robert B. Reich PETITION!!
Business  (tags: society, safety, politics, rights, news, law, interesting, humans, government, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, culture, corruption, americans, finance )

Robert
- 10 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
It's time we join our voices together to publicly denounce the Koch brothers and their dangerous, corrupting influence. They may not be swayed by our voices, but when enough of us condemn what they're doing, taking their money will become a political liab
TELL MCDONALD'S: Stop Stealing From Workers' Paychecks PETITION!!
Business  (tags: Stealing, society, safety, rights, interesting, sadness, news, humans, ethics, culture, americans, abuse, dishonesty, business, americans, economy, money, humans )

Robert
- 16 days ago - credomobilize.com
If we stole $20 from the cash register, we'd be fired and our employers would not hesitate to call the cops. If McDonald's and the other big chains steal thousands from their employees, they get away with it and corporate executives might even see a bonus
Debunking the Attempted Debunking of Our 10 Poverty Myths, Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, government, health, law, media, philanthropy, police, poverty, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 17 days ago - motherjones.com
If National Review really believes in defending the Second Amendment, why'd they bring a knife to this gun fight?
 

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