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Trump Administration Tells Puerto Rico It Is Too Rich For Aid Money
Business  (tags: Puerto Rico, hurricane disaster, assistance, aid money )

Dandelion
- 31 minutes ago - theintercept.com
The Puerto Rican government has asserted that its state-run power and sewer companies will exhaust funding this month. Nearly half of the islands citizens remain without power.
Petition - Tell Congress to Stop Funneling Money Into Factory Farms
Business  (tags: congress, Factory Farming, subsidies, Animal Cruelty, deplorable conditions, ethical treatment of animals, food system, wrong priorities, exploitation, tax dollars, longterm consequences, Environmental issues, Sustainable Development, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 9 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
Right now, a bill is being drafted that will shape the entire U.S. food system for the next five years - the 2018 Farm Bill. Traditionally, mega factory farms and cheap junk food companies have been the major beneficiaries of these bills, with the...
Petition - Add Your Name: Stop Seafood Fraud and Protect Honest Fishermen
Business  (tags: fishing industry, fishermen, honesty, seafood fraud, ocean biodiversity, Local Business, health risks, consumer protection, Sustainable Development, Transparency, traceability, legality, safety supplies, prevention of exploitation, protection act )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - act.oceana.org
Seafood fraud, or the mislabeling and substitution of seafood, undermines honest domestic fishermen and local seafood businesses, poses a health risk to consumers, and threatens the sustainability of our oceans.
Petition - Don't Raise Rates to Pay for Duke's Mistakes!
Business  (tags: North Carolina, Duke Energy, energy costs, coal ash, mismanagement, dirty energy, Corporate Responsibility, mistakes, accountability, Consumer Rights, consumer protection, Sustainable Development, clean energy investment )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - actions.ncconservationnetwork.org
The NCUC will soon decide if they'll allow Duke Energy to raise your energy bill in order to pay for the canceled construction of a nuclear facility and for the cost of mismanaging their leaking coal ash pits. Sign our petition below.
Petition - No Saudi Blood Oil on Our Stock Exchange
Business  (tags: oil companies, Saudi Arabia, deals, stock exchange, banks, lobbyism, Corporate Responsibility, Ethical Business )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - change.org
Saudi Arabia, notorious for its political repression and religious extremism, gets its money from its huge oil company, called Aramco. Now the Saudis want to list Aramco on the London or New York Stock Exchange. This would be the biggest stock deal in...
Racial Discrimination and the Sharing Economy - What Does the Research Tell Us?
Business  (tags: AirBNB, Uber, Lyft, racism, discrimination, bigotry, sexism )

Freya
- 2 days ago - shareable.net
The sharing economy is often lauded for offering opportunities from access to cheaper and more convenient consumption alternatives to new revenue streams for on-demand services. Unfortunately, not everybody stands equal in this emerging economy.
Tell US Bank: Out of Oil and Gas
Business  (tags: divestment, fossil fuels, Big Oil, banking, petitions, corruption )

Freya
- 2 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
US Bank just broke its promise to stop lending to oil and gas pipelines - pocketing millions in fees from a massive credit deal with Energy Transfer Partners, the company behind the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Behind the Duck: Former AFLAC Employees Allege Fraud and Abuse in Nearly Every Aspect of the Company
Business  (tags: insurance, false advertising, fraud, greed, false promises, wage theft )

Freya
- 2 days ago - theintercept.com
AFLAC has exploited workers, manipulated its accounting, and deceived shareholders and customers, according to nine former employees.
Petition - NFL: STOP KILLING 3,000 COWS EVERY YEAR FOR FOOTBALLS
Business  (tags: NFL football, Leather goods, cows, killings, alternative materials, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of exploitation, ethical concerns, needless killing, Sustainable Development, responsible behaviour )

Kalliope
- 3 days ago - change.org
3,000 cows are slaughtered every year to make NFL footballs. The creation of these footballs affects the health & future of you and your family. Why? The raising of cattle for hides is one of the leading producers of pollutants in the world.
The Private Company Selling Off America's Public Lands
Business  (tags: resources, fossil fuels, greed )

Freya
- 3 days ago - outsideonline.com
EnergyNet, an online auction company from Amarillo, Texas, is set to make a fortune from oil and gas leases under the Trump administration. And good luck finding a way to protest.
H&M Closes Stores in South Africa Amid Protests Over âEUR~MonkeyâEUR(TM) Shirt
Business  (tags: H&M, South Africa, protests, monkey shirt, protests, racist, abuse, business, corporate, money, humans, marketing, world )

Lone
- 3 days ago - nytimes.com
The Swedish clothing company H&M temporarily closed several stores in South Africa on Saturday after protests erupted over an image in its online store that critics said was racist.
Video: Extremist Israeli Colonists Cut More Than 110 Palestinian Olive Trees In Nablus
Business  (tags: news, settlers, Palestinian lands-resources-olive trees , impunity, justice, zionism-apartheid, land thefts, world, USA, activists )

Fly
- 4 days ago - imemc.org
stolen Palestinian lands in Huwwara and Burin villages, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus, have cut Saturday more than 110 olive trees, owned by several Palestinians,
Look at This Quick Guide to the Habits, Advice, and Inspiration of the World's Most Successful Women
Business  (tags: women, GoodNews, goodnews, Entrepreneurs, business )

Glenn
- 5 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This infographic is all about the habits of the world's most influential women and how they believe other women can find success as well.
Petition - Les Mills- Stop Using Music of Artists Promoting Animal Cruelty Through Fur and Cosmetics
Business  (tags: fashion industry, Promotional Products, Fur Fashion Industry, fur trade, ban of fur products, prevention of exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, Ethical Business, misuse of power, responsible development, attitude )

Kalliope
- 6 days ago - change.org
This era of human greed is bringing the planet to its knees, exploiting the weak and idolising celebrities who seem to care for so little except extravagance. Celebrities who - with their wealth and power could so easily turn the tide - influence...
Israel Follows Apartheid South Africa With Activist Blacklist
Business  (tags: denial of entry, BDS, AFSC, Quakers, Friends of Al-Aqsa, War on Want, Association France Palestine Solidarit√©, Hugh Lanning, US Campaign for Palestinian Rights, Palestine Solidarity Campaign, CODEPINK, apartheid South Africa, BNC, Hassan Jabareen, Adalah, activist )

Fly
- 7 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Campaigners say they will not be bowed by Israels publication of a blacklist barring members of 20 human rights organizations from territory it controls
 

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