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Help End Domestic Slavery
Business  (tags: USA, slavery, abuse, ratify Convention 189 )

Dandelion
- 226 days ago - walkfree.org
Domestic work is a source of employment but the people behind these numbers are too often invisible behind the doors of private households and unprotected by national legislation. This allows for the worst types of abuse often amounting to modern slavery.
Why 21st Century Capitalism Can't Last
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, abuse, corruption, culture, dishonesty, education, government, media, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 356 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
The response to French economist Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-First Century" has been surprising, to say the least. Though the Amazon best-seller is well written and artfully translated from French by Arthur Goldhammer, the 696-page[....]
TAKE ACTION NOW! NO SLAVE LABOR: Sign the Petition to Costco, Walmart, and Carrefour
Business  (tags: wal-mart, society, law, supply chain, slave labor, abuse, abusive labor practives, activism, world, bad business, corporations, food chains )

Cal
- 301 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Your frozen prawns and shrimp were likely produced through slave labor. These supermarkets need to make a change.
Wall Street Criminals Are Still a Protected Class in America
Business  (tags: criminality law, Wall street criminals, legal injustice, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, law, lies, money, business, americans, abuse, usa, politics, society )

Cal
- 253 days ago - vice.com
In America, the federal government's stubborn refusal to criminally prosecute the white guys who sent the economy into a tailspin is a testament to just how heinous our legal system has become.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Samsung to Put An End to Worker Abuse
Business  (tags: workers rights exploitation, Samsung, corporate, corruption, business, abuse, americans, money, world, labor, lies, ethics )

Cal
- 272 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Hold Samsung accountable so that no more workers are mistreated or endangered while making Samsung's products.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tony the Truck Stop Tiger Needs to Go a Sanctuary. Where He Can Get Vet Care and Be Around Other Tigers.
Business  (tags: activists, abuse, americans, children, corruption, dishonesty, family, government, law, politics, sadness, safety, violence, transportation, internet, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection, suffering, pets, endangered, cruelty, treatment, healthcare, h )

Kelly
- 276 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
THIS IS A BRAND NEW PETITION FOR TONY. It will go to the President. Please share far and wide for Tony, as it needs 100,000 signatures by 17 August thank-you
Wall Street Greed: Not Too Big for a California Jury
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, banks, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, finance, foreclosures, investments, investors, labor, law, lies, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 361 days ago - truth-out.org
Sixteen of the world's largest banks have been caught colluding to rig global interest rates. Why are we doing business with a corrupt global banking cartel?
Fast Food Workers' $15 Demand: How Aiming High Launched a Social Movement
Business  (tags: Americans, fast food workers, economy, corporate, business, ethics, money, society, goodnews, humans, abuse, news )

Carrie
- 136 days ago - fortune.com
Organizers characterize the request for $15 per hour as an off-the-cuff calculation, but it's proved to be a brilliant strategy.Fast food workers in some 190 cities walked off the job on Thursday, seeking the same demand they've been making for the...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ensure That No Children Are Making Samsung Products!
Business  (tags: world, china, ethics, child labor, abuse, business, dishonesty, economy, corporate, corruption, politics, SustainableDevelopment, marketing, society, money, world )

Cal
- 265 days ago - change.org
In China--. Making cell phone covers and parts for Samsung, this factory had children work the same long 11-hour night-shifts at the same intensity as adult workers
Tell Walmart: Don't Take Away Employee Health Insurance - ForceChange
Business  (tags: wal-mart, abuse, ethics, human rights, health care, Workers rights )

Beverly
- 187 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to demand that Walmart give back the basic right of health care to the employees that it relies on to continue running.
Kenya: Truckers Held at Gunpoint for Protesting Over 24 Hour Shifts ACTION
Business  (tags: human rights, Tarek Sultan, Kenya, abuse, Agility, truck drivers, labor, business )

Nancy
- 26 days ago - labourstartcampaigns.net
Over the weekend truck drivers in Kenya working for Agility global integrated logistics were beaten, abducted at gunpoint and forced to drive their trucks to a company workshop.
US, Serving the Interest of Monsanto, Tries to Block El Salvador Seed Program
Business  (tags: Monsanto, corruption of US agencies and officials, abuse of other countries's sovereignty, abuse, americans, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, farming, government, money, politics, SustainableDevelopment, technology, world )

Betsy
- 307 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
On June 6 with the signatures of some 1,000 US citizens opposing what the groups called the "intrusion of the US in the sovereign politics of this country." At issue was an indication that the US may withhold millions in agricultural aid from El Salvador.
How Democrats Go Bad
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, finance, government, Internet, labor, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 361 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Monopolies being what they are, if you give them an inch, and they'll take your whole arm. Or something. -- Charles P Peirce
How Economic Thinking Is Ruining America
Business  (tags: economy, americans, business, consumers, society, news, politics, marketing, abuse )

Cal
- 348 days ago - theweek.com
There's more to life than a cost-benefit analysis
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Apple to Go Further to Protect Worker Health and Safety
Business  (tags: worker safety, Apple, supply chains, world, society, money, news, corporate, business, dishonesty, americans, abuse, politics )

Cal
- 218 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
Join Green America in asking Apple to build on its first steps to protect workers and encourage the company to go further to ensure all workers who make its products are safe.
 

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