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TAKE ACTION: Ikea to Sell Rugs & Textiles Made By Syrian Refugees, Joins List of Companies Stepping Up
Business  (tags: IKEA, rugs and textiles, syrian refugees, companies, jobs )

Lone
- 1 day ago - globalcitizen.org
The initiative is expected to create jobs for 200 Syrian refugees, mostly women, currently living in Jordan, a country that has welcomed more Syrians fleeing violence than any other country.
This Is What the Brutal Consequences of Trump's Proposed Budget Slash for the Labor Dept. Would Look Like
Business  (tags: workers, employment, assistance, wages, jobs, labor, budget cuts )

Freya
- 9 days ago - alternet.org
The Trump administration's "budget blueprint" would devastate worker safety, job training programs and legal services essential to low-income workers.
Amazon Is a Monopoly, Putting Many Local Businesses Out of Business, Costing Jobs and Hurting Communties
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, Amazon, jobs, Depression, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, dishonesty, economy, lies, marketing, money, investors, technology, usa )

Angelus
- 11 days ago - cnbc.com
What Bezos has been doing is evil. Consumers are also to blame for being short-sighted in seeing that by shopping online and saving a couple of bucks they are destroying families in their communities and perhaps even thes=mselves in the long term
Picturehouse Cinemas: Pay Your Staff a Living Wage
Business  (tags: world, U.K, Britain, Picturehouse Cinemas, BECTU, Prospect, jobs, Living Wage. petition, ethics, economy, business, workers )

Darren
- 44 days ago - campaign.goingtowork.org.uk
Every worker deserves a Living Wage and has the right to representation by a union of their choice. Picturehouse Cinemas should pay the living wage to their staff and recognise their chosen union, the BECTU sector of Prospect.
Where's the Best Place to Resist Trump? At Work
Business  (tags: employment, jobs, workers, working, resistance )

Freya
- 52 days ago - washingtonpost.com
From solidarity strikes to slowdowns and sit-ins, workplace revolt is a key strategy in opposing the new administration.
Blatant Illegal Job Misclassification Causes Stress and Pain
Business  (tags: independent contractors, gig economy, benefits, wages, economic injustice, jobs, income )

Freya
- 241 days ago - alternet.org
Are gig economy workers independent contractors or indentured servants?
Uprising in The Rust Belt
Business  (tags: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Allegheny, Rust Belt, jobs, coal country, steel workers, blue collar )

Dandelion
- 277 days ago - politico.com
Why is an area that had heavy Bernie supporters not voting for Hillary but are voting for Trump. There are many other areas like this across the USA. This article has an answer.
Hone Depot Follows Amazon in Investing to Take Down Local Businesses
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, jobs, retail, poverty, corporate, economy, finance, ethics, marketing, investors, labor, usa, technology )

Angelus
- 293 days ago - risnews.edgl.com
Yet Bernie criticizes the Democrats for destroying local business!
Retail Executives Help Keep Americans in Poverty
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, poverty, jobs, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, marketing, lies, money, investors, labor, wal-mart, usa, ethics )

Angelus
- 293 days ago - readersupportednews.org
The only real money in retail is from Store Manager on up. If a realistic poverty level of <=35k for single and $60k for a family of 3 is established, millions of retail workers would fall under the poverty level
It's Time to Talk About Poultry Worker Welfare
Business  (tags: poultry, meat, employment, income, workers, wages, jobs, injustice, injuries, wage theft )

Freya
- 320 days ago - takepart.com
After years of focusing on the birds, we need to pay attention to people tasked with slaughtering them.
The Collapse of the Middle-Class Job
Business  (tags: employment, jobs, income, wages, middle class, working class, poverty )

Freya
- 323 days ago - nationofchange.org
Our middle-income jobs are disappearing. Evidence shows that living-wage, family-sustaining positions are quickly being replaced by lower-wage and less secure forms of employment.
Robert McChesney: Capitalism Is a Bad Fit for a Technological Revolution
Business  (tags: jobs, employment, technology, workers, books, interviews )

Freya
- 324 days ago - truth-out.org
Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols explore the possibility of reclaiming the future for the people, before it's too late.
A Simple Solution to Boost Workers Across the Planet
Business  (tags: workers, employment, jobs, wages, trade, corporations, manufacturing, income, human rights )

Freya
- 331 days ago - alternet.org
There's a progressive way to approach global trade that can help workers abroad and at home at the same time.
Walmart Worker Speaks Out   video
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, jobs, abuse, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, investments, labor, investors, politics, wal-mart, usa, ethics )

Angelus
- 406 days ago - youtube.com
Very similar to retailers like Lowes,Home Depot etc.
5 Problems With the Gig Economy
Business  (tags: Uber, gigs, employment, jobs, income, workers' rights, wages, laws, legality )

Freya
- 468 days ago - listosaur.com
Looking for an alternative to a traditional 9-to-5 job? Thanks to smartphone culture, there are now apps that allow users to perform on-demand tasks such as the delivery of items, grocery shopping and more. With the success of Uber, there's...
 

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