START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Business

Support the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions Strike for Democracy! ACTION
Business  (tags: Hong Kong, The Swire Beverages (Coca-Cola) union, HKCTU, business, corporate, labor )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - iuf.org
The HKCTU has been the backbone of the democracy movement, before and following Hong Kong's return to Chinese rule. Their courageous action deserves the support of trade unions everywhere.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Protect Workers' Right to Organize
Business  (tags: politics, obama, news, media, workers rights, workers rightslabor, society, labor, news, money, business, corporate, corruption )

Cal
- 15 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In recent years, in state capitols like Madison, Wisconsin, to the halls of Congress in Washington D.C., workers have been under relentless attack by big corporations and their powerful Republican allies.
The Spam Factory's Dirty Secret
Business  (tags: Hormel, Spam, factories, unions, meat packers, injustice, labor, workers )

Freya
- 22 days ago - motherjones.com
First, Hormel gutted the union. Then it sped up the line. And when the pig-brain machine made workers sick, they got canned.
Overworked America: 12 Charts That Will Make Your Blood Boil
Business  (tags: productivity, labor, wages, income, corporations, work, employment, profits, greed )

Freya
- 22 days ago - motherjones.com
Why "efficiency" and "productivity" really mean more profits for corporations and less sanity for you.
How Toronto's Labour Day Parade Began
Business  (tags: march, Labor Day, economy, government, labor, law, money, politics, society, Toronto, parade )

Lone
- 28 days ago - thestar.com
In 1872, 10,000 people took to Toronto's streets to fight for a nine-hour workday. And labour leaders say there's still a reason to walk.
The True Meaning of Labor Day
Business  (tags: Labor Day, workers, usa, americans, society, politics, labor )

Cal
- 29 days ago - thenation.com
For America's workers, Labor Day marks more than the end of summer. It's a reminder of the struggles we have won--and those that lie ahead.
Are Companies That Value Employees More Successful?
Business  (tags: goodjobs, good companies, best companies to work for, news, economy, business, politics, labor, society )

Cal
- 30 days ago - cbsnews.com
For those of us heading back to work Tuesday, you might take note of the 10 million unemployed Americans who wish they could join you. We all want a good job. But what defines "good"?
Abercrombie & Fitch's Downward Spiral Hits 10 Straight Quarters
Business  (tags: economy, corporate, finance, money, marketing, investments, debt, consumers, business, society, labor )

Wild
- 32 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Aug 28 (Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co's same-store sales declined for the tenth straight quarter as it struggled to attract customers who held back discretionary spending amid wage cuts and fewer jobs.
Consumers Informed By the Internet Are Forcing Social Responsibility on Big Food Manufacturers
Business  (tags: Big Food, McDonald's, social responsibilityGoodNews, business, consumers, dishonesty, ethics, GoodNews, humans, labor, marketing, news, society, sustainabledevelopment, technology, wal-mart, world )

Betsy
- 32 days ago - ibtimes.com
In August alone, the world's largest food company by revenue, Nestle SA (VTX:NESN), imposed an extensive regime of strict new animal-welfare safeguards on its 7,300 meat, poultry, egg and dairy suppliers. McDonalds, Nestle, Kellog must change.
Gerawan Foreman Ordered Pesticide Applicator to Lie After Workers Get Sick PETITION!!
Business  (tags: farm workers, society, safety, protection, pollution, healthconditions, healthconditions, sadness, safety, news, interesting, law, humans, police, ethics, labor, corruption, lies )

Robert
- 33 days ago - action.ufw.org
When it comes to pesticide safety we work hard to create laws and regulations to protect both consumers and workers who labor in the fields. But what happens when the people we trust to respect the law lie?
America Keeps People Poor on Purpose: A Timeline of Choices We'Ve Made to Increase Inequality
Business  (tags: money, humans, ethics, economy, corporate, dishonesty, labor, investments, foreclosures, finance, politics, society, corruption )

Wild
- 36 days ago - nationofchange.org
This is how corporate control took over our economy. Sad, but true. (Easy Street gets more treats)
Brazil to Encourage Local Solar Equipment With Cheaper Loans // Vanessa Dezem, Bloomberg August 14, 2014
Business  (tags: Brazil, americans, business, consumers, corporate, Entrepreneurs, environment, energy, labor, investing, sustainable development, world )

Ruth
- 45 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
"In an effort to spur a domestic solar manufacturing industry, the country is rewarding developers using locally-made equipment with better financing."Developers will be able to finance as much as 65 percent of their projects with funds from the BNDES's'!
10 Things People Have No Clue Are Inside Meat | True Activist
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, farming, humans, labor, law, lies, money, society )

Heidi
- 57 days ago - trueactivist.com
This is why I do my research after the diagnose with MRSA. This why I stand up to processed and fast foods.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 U.S. Installs 723 MW of Solar PV in Q1 2013, According to New U.S. Solar Market Insight Report
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, investing, labor, society, SustainableDevelopment )

Ruth
- 59 days ago - seia.org
'This quarter's report finds that the U.S. installed 723 megawatts (MW) in Q1 2013, which accounted for over 48 percent of all new electric capacity installed in the U.S. last quarter.'
Flexible Grid The Key To A Clean Energy Future Arno Harris Sunday, August 11, 2013
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, GoodNews, investing, labor, marketing, society, SustainableDevelopment, usa, world )

Ruth
- 59 days ago - seia.org
"Huge progress on costs has made renewables like wind and solar affordable and competitive. As a result, wind and solar are now two of the top three sources of new power generation planned by utilities."
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business tagged with Labor

top story finders in Business

1. Natasha Salgado 20 popular stories

2. Kay m. 18 popular stories

3. JL A. 17 popular stories

4. Richard S. 16 popular stories

5. Laura H. 16 popular stories

6. Dalia H. 15 popular stories

7. Brian M. 15 popular stories

8. Carole K. 13 popular stories

9. Ana MESNER 13 popular stories

10. AniMae Chi 11 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!