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California Back in Big Oil's Crosshairs as Feds Quietly OK Offshore Fracking
Business  (tags: Climate, U.S., Fracking, Offshore Drilling, California, Barack Obama, Environment, Fossil Fuels, COP21 )

Judy
- 4 hours ago - commondreams.org
"This move paves the way for offshore fracking permits that were previously frozen and the dumping of toxic wastewater directly into the Pacific Ocean."
Petition - General Motors Boycott Saudi Market Until Ban on Woman Drivers Is Lifted
Business  (tags: GM, Mary Barra, boycott, saudi, lift ban on woman driving )

Sai Krish
- 18 hours ago - change.org
The ban on women driving is just one of several ways that the Saudi government implements a gender apartheid system. But if a respected company like GM took a stand, our government would be forced to listen.
Scam PACs Drawing FEC Attention
Business  (tags: scam PACs, FEC, Scott B. Mackenzie, Mackenzie companies, fraud, Freedom Defense Fund )

Dandelion
- 22 hours ago - opensecrets.org
While the group does spend some money promoting or attacking candidates, most of its money goes toward raising still more money and, ultimately, winds up padding the revenues of Mackenzies companies.
Petition - Tell Walmart to Refuse Nestle Products Made With Child Labor
Business  (tags: walmart, nestle, Child Labor )

Sai Krish
- 23 hours ago - change.org
Join us in asking Walmart to make an ethical and smart decision, and refuse to sell any more Nestle brand chocolates until its suppliers are slave-free.
Sorry, Conservatives: There's No Mention of Capitalism in Our Constitution
Business  (tags: capitalism, US law, Constitution, wages, income, economics )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The low-wage worker movement has underscored a serious lack of understanding of basic economics by most Americans.
Airport Screening Made 70,000 Miss American Airlines Flights This Year
Business  (tags: Airport screening, American Airlines, Air Travelers )

Farah
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
Airport screening delays have caused more than 70,000 American Airlines (AAL.O) customers and 40,000 checked bags to miss their flights this year, an executive for the airline told a U.S. congressional subcommittee on Thursday.
Suncor (SU) Consolidating CanadaâEUR(TM)s Oil Sands
Business  (tags: Suncor )

Michael
- 1 day ago - geopoliticalmonitor.com
The largest oil sands producer in Canada, Suncor Energy (SU), has managed to dominate market share in oil sands mining, in-situ, and synthetic crude oil operations.
Has The Mainstream Media Reached A New Low?
Business  (tags: Thom Hartmann, Jeff Cohen, Roots Action, progressive media, corporate media, Phil Donahue, C-Span )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - trofire.com
Thom Hartmann talks to Jeff Cohen of Roots Action about the sad state of our corporate media and what we can do to promote independent media outlets.
SIGN PLEASE! Stop Bayer-Monsanto Merger Into Toxic Mega Corporation
Business  (tags: monopoly, Bayer onsanto proposedmerger, business, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, finance, economy, environment )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
End attempts of Bayer to purchase Monstanto and become a giant food and chemical monopoly.
This Canadian Company Wants to Mine for Gold on the Bottom of the Ocean
Business  (tags: environment, canada, americas, papua new guinea, asia, gold, minerals, nautilus minerals )

Judy
- 2 days ago - news.vice.com
Nautilus, an exploration mining company headquartered in Toronto, has come to these villages along the coast near Papua, New Guinea, to pitch a simple but controversial message: We can make your lives better if you let us mine the seafloor.
A Small-Town Cartoonist in Iowa Got the Boot When He Offended a Big Ag Giant.
Business  (tags: abuse, Big Ag, business, corporate, ethics, farming, media )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - otherwords.org
Hard experience teaches that biotech companies, chemical corporations, and other agribusiness giants have no sense of respect for Mother Nature. Now, Rick Friday has learned they have no sense of humor either.
The Labor Market Is Still Far From Ideal for Young Graduates
Business  (tags: Students and the Economy )

Michael
- 3 days ago - epi.org
Young high school graduates of color have higher unemployment rates than their white peers
Urge Congress Not to Add Anti-Wildlife Amendment to Energy Bill
Business  (tags: environment, ethics, wildlife, government, economy )

Julie
- 4 days ago - congressweb.com
divstrongWhat You Can Do:/strongbr / We wrote to you previously about the SHARE Act before it passed the House, but now it is crucial that all members of Congress hear from their
Toyota Recalls 1.6 Million Vehicles In Expanded Takata Air Bag Recall
Business  (tags: business, consumers )

Rob
- 4 days ago - newsforshoppers.com
The Takata air bag recall, the worlds biggest auto safety recall ever, just got a bit bigger.
The Gig Economy Is Ripping Out Floor Below Middle Class
Business  (tags: Uber, Lyft, AirBNB, gig economy, economic injustice, wages, income )

Freya
- 4 days ago - alternet.org
Gig economy profits are mostly going to wealthy executives.
 

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