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Federal Employee Laws That Protect Individuals
Business  (tags: employee, business, US )

- 1218 days ago -
In the United States there are a number of Federal laws that protect an individual who is employed with any public company or organization.
Urge Eric Schneiderman: Jail Bankers Who Broke the Law. ACTION
Business  (tags: Wall Street, Top 1%, americans, wealth, 99%, bankers, US, Schneiderman )

- 1219 days ago -
President Obama announced last night that our friend Eric Schneiderman, New York's progressive Attorney General, will lead a new Special Unit to prosecute Wall Street illegality.
Employment Law: What You Need to Know
Business  (tags: employment, laws, business, legal-rights, US )

- 1241 days ago -
Employment law is the scope of law, precedents, and administrative rulings that address the legal rights and privileges of working people in the United States and other developed nations.
Secretive Thinktanks Crushing Democracy - Millionaire$ & Corporation$ Sway Public Opinion Using Tax Breaks
Business  (tags: rightwing thinktanks, lobbying, funding, corporations, millionaires, US, UK, public opinion, influence, cry freedom, hunger, poverty, rules, regulation, public health, industrial injuries, exploitation, pollution, dustbin earth, unscrupulous banking )

- 1318 days ago -
Rightwing thinktank funding by m$$naires & corp's explains why they outn° & outspend those arguing for public services & distribution of wealth. Claim to stand for freedom but they mean freedom from rules that prevent their sponsors playing by their own
Farm Workers Are Marching to Sacramento. Join Them Virtually By Signing Their Petition TODAY.
Business  (tags: farm workers, US, Jerry Brown, California, ethics )

- 1373 days ago -
Treatment For Farm Workers Now" will end on Sept. 4th, Labor Day weekend, at the State Capitol. If you're in California, please consider joining workers for one of the days of the march.
Abolish The Federal Reserve System ACTION
Business  (tags: US, Federal Reserve, Goldman Sachs, $$$ )

- 1379 days ago -
It's a simple fact that those who control the money control the country. People in the United States have been led to believe that because the Federal Reserve has the word "federal" in it, that it is some how part of the United States Government. It is...
This Summer Two Farm Workers May Have Already Died From the CA Heat. Tell Gov. Brown Enough Is Enough. ACTION
Business  (tags: farm workers, US, Jerry Brown, California, ethics )

- 1380 days ago -
Please tell Governor Brown he should allow farm workers to enforce the laws that the state cannot enforce. Tell him to sign the "Fair Treatment for Farm Workers Act" when it reaches his desk again later this year. To send your letter, please click on the
Study Shows IT Jobs Are Finally Returning To The US
Business  (tags: business, US, jobs, us jobs, jobs in usa )

- 1453 days ago -
After long years of unemployment, Information Technology professionals are finally getting their dues--jobs that were outsourced are returning home, closing the gap between the well-employed and the hopeful IT applicants.
US Internet Ad Revenue Hit Record in 2010
Business  (tags: US, Internet, ad revenue )

- 1506 days ago -
U.S. Internet advertising revenue hit a record $26 billion in 2010, boosted by the popularity of online videos and social media.A PricewaterhouseCoopers report commissioned by the Interactive Advertising Bureau found that last year's ad revenue grew .....
BP Won't Be Quitting US Or Deep Water Drilling - CEO Dudley
Business  (tags: US, BP, Oil, Water, business )

- 1676 days ago -
LONDON -(Dow Jones)- BP PLC (BP) won't quit its businesses in the U.S. and must keep drilling for oil in deep water in the Gulf of Mexico despite the damage to its reputation wrought by the huge oil spill there this summer, the company's new Chief Executi
"Plunder: The Crime Of Our Time"- Danny Schechter Takes on Wall St. in New Film
Business  (tags: US, economy, finance, meltdown, crisis, Wall St., film, “Plunder, The Crime Of Our Time, ” Danny Schechter, News Dissector blog, Amy Goodman, Democracy Now! )

- 1853 days ago -
Investigative journalist, filmmaker, & author Danny Schechter, 'the News Dissector' on DN! speaking about his latest film which features interviews with industry insiders to reveal how the financial crisis was built on a foundation of criminal activity.
Business  (tags: US, companies, senior citizens, over 50, workforce, employers, employees, skilled workers, age descrimination )

K. A.
- 2428 days ago -
This annual recognition program honors companies and organizations who value the 50+ workforce. These companies know that one way to stay competitive is to make their jobs more attractive to qualified and skilled workers, regardless of age.
Tomato-Pickers Feeling Spied On - Campaign of Dirty Tricks Tied to Burger King
Business  (tags: US, Florida, Burger King, tomato pickers, CIW, Coalition of Immokalee Workers, the Student/Farmworker Alliance )

- 2599 days ago -
Who'd spy on a couple of nonprofit human rights groups? Who'd hire professional infiltrator to sit in on their planning sessions? Who'd attack them on Web for their efforts to improve lives of workers who pick produce for world's largest fast food chains?
Pay Rent and Eat Too? Low Costs At The Supermarket Come At A Price, But They're Rising Despite The Risks
Business  (tags: US, industrial food system, agrichemicals, fast food chains, cheaper "distillers grains, " replacing corn, E. coli 0157 virus, "downer cows, poverty wages, >12M US families "food insecure, " Community Food Projects, risk cuts )

- 2638 days ago -
Cheap, unhealthy food plays key role in economic system, sustaining low-income service workforce in an era of falling wages. Now, even as prices rise for corn & soy - key inputs in the industrial-food system - the Burger King ad may herald the shape of t
Video: Reporters Blow Whistle on Monsanto Threats To FOX News Re Hormone Report Never Aired   video
Business  (tags: US, Florida, Fox TV, Monsanto, BGH, milk, secrecy, conspiracy, Canadian hearings )

- 2638 days ago -
Husband-&-wife investigative team join wi Florida's top consumer groups to reveal BGH story; provide details of their suit charging Fox TV, threatened by Monsanto, with violating whistleblower act. Canadian & UK public got different version than US on BGH

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