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Low-Wage Employers Have Fought Hard to Keep Their Workers Poor. Now Workers Are Fighting Back.
Business  (tags: jobs, low wage workers, business, economy, Americans, money, corporate, consumers, ethics, abuse, corruption, labor, society, news, humans )

Carrie
- 378 days ago - rawstory.com
After decades of seeing their incomes shrink, those at the bottom of the economic ladder are starting to band together and fight back -- and it's one of the most important economic stories of our time.
The TPP Is Another Job Killing Trade Deal--So Why Are Both Parties Supporting It?
Business  (tags: #TransPacificPartnership, #NoTPP, #stopfasttrack, trade agreement, globalization, deregulation, exploitation, #Obama, administration, Congress, bipartisanship, corporate power, #sovereignty, jobs, #flushthetpp )

Brian
- 379 days ago - yesmagazine.org
If the TPP is approved, the United States will lose jobs as even more major companies move their operations overseas.
Teamsters (IBT) Take Action: Stand Up for Striking First Responders in El Centro
Business  (tags: Jobs, Working conditions, wages, equipment, workers, strike )

Candy
- 403 days ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Dozens of ambulance drivers paramedics & EMTs employed by Gold Cross in El Centro have been on strike for more than a week & a half & are still fighting for decent wages, working conditions & equipment.
The President, The GOP, And The Grand Bargain To Cut Corporate Taxes
Business  (tags: President Obama, Obama administration, GOP, republicans, grand bargain, collaboration, appeasement, corporate agenda, corporate taxes, low wage, jobs, austerity )

Brian
- 412 days ago - bigstory.ap.org
As part of the government's plan to stimulate the creation of more low wage jobs, the President seeks to appease Republicans with a grand bargain to slash the low corporate tax rate further. Americans can look forward to more austerity cuts.
Propping Up the Recovery
Business  (tags: economic collapse, recession, wall street, bankers, elites, bailout, workers, unemployment, foreclosure, debt, recovery, austerity, low wage, temporary, jobs )

Brian
- 437 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Wall Street and the banks, of course, got a huge bail out. American workers, by contrast, have endured crushing debt, home foreclosure, and prolonged unemployment. But at last, jobs are returning...low wage jobs, temp jobs. That's some recovery.
Report: Economic War Among the States Costs Billions
Business  (tags: americans, business, corporate, dishonesty, jobs, politics, ethics, labor, money, society, economy )

Carrie
- 599 days ago - aflcio.org
States are engaged in economic warfare on each other and it's costing taxpayers billions of dollars. That's the message of a new report from Good Jobs First titled The Job-Creation Shell Game.
How Romney's Tax Plan Would Encourage Offshoring
Business  (tags: politics, economy, corporate, money, jobs, business, dishonesty, ethics, society )

Carrie
- 684 days ago - takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com
His attempt to rile voters about the offshoring of jobs is all the more deceitful when you consider that his tax plan would actively encourage companies to move jobs abroad.
Obama Administration Announces $20 Million for 10 Public-Private Partnerships to Support American Manufacturing and Encourage in
Business  (tags: government, business, manufacturing, jobs, politics, money, news, technology, usa, finance, economy, investments )

JL
- 702 days ago - dol.gov
Investments will promote job creation and economic growth in local industry clusters in Ariz., Calif., Mich., NY, Okla., Ore., Pa., Tenn. and Wash.
How High Oil Prices Will Permanently Cap Economic Growth
Business  (tags: energy, economy, business, jobs, americans, corporate, consumers, ethics, finance, government, investments, investors, marketing, money, politics, oil, usa, world )

JL
- 717 days ago - bloomberg.com
And the U.S. isn't the only country getting squeezed.From Europe to Japan, governments are struggling to restore growth.But the economic remedies being used are doing more harm than good, based as they are on a fundamental belief that economic growth ca
Revised Labor Department Figures Find An Extra 386,000 Jobs
Business  (tags: americans, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, JOBS, labor, marketing, politics, society )

Kit
- 719 days ago - truth-out.org
Washington - The government went back over its numbers and found something missing -- nearly 400,000 new jobs. In its annual revision to its employment data, the Labor Department said Thursday that 386,000 more jobs were created in the year ending-->
Stand With Workers in Their Fight to Save the Factory From Being Sold for Scrap.
Business  (tags: jobs, workers, factory, Chicago, company's, global, investors, money, build, economy, American, manufacturing, economy, politics, consumers, business )

Reggie
- 800 days ago - sumofus.org
When the workers at a window and door factory in Chicago were told their factory was closing and they would lose their jobs,they decided that instead of letting the company's global investors determine their fate,they would raise the money to buy Factory.
Bring Jobs Home ACTION
Business  (tags: usa, tpp, fair trade, economy, transparency, labor, jobs, unemployment, labor, money, business )

Nancy
- 809 days ago - act.aflcio.org
We've heard it before. Politicians and corporate CEOs promised us "free trade agreements," like NAFTA, would create jobs and build the U.S. economy. But the reality has been very different from the rhetoric.
Robert Reich | How to Avoid the Austerity Trap But Still Deal With the Budget Deficit
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, debt, dishonesty, economy, finance, government, investments, investors, jobs, labor, lies, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 840 days ago - nationofchange.org
"The way to avoid this austerity trap is to get growth and jobs back first, and only then tackle budget deficits. "
I Was a Warehouse Wage Slave
Business  (tags: warehouses, jobs, business, economy, ethics, Amalgamated )

Nancy
- 926 days ago - motherjones.com
"Leave your pride and your personal life at the door," the lady at the chamber of commerce says, if I want to last as an online warehouse worker."
Cooperatives Over Corporations
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, cooperatives, CO-OP, corporate, corruption, economy, finance, investments, inventive ideas, JOBS, labor, marketing, politics, society )

Kit
- 935 days ago - truth-out.org
We're being told by today's High Priests of Conventional Wisdom that everyone and everything in our economic cosmos necessarily revolves around one dazzling star: the corporation.

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