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Help End Modern Slavery in Hong Kong ACTION
Business  (tags: humanrights, Hong KOng, migrant workers, abuse, slavery, Indonesia, money, business )

Nancy
- 142 days ago - walkfree.org
After 8 months of being forced to work with no pay in a Hong Kong family's home, Erwiana's beaten and broken body was dumped at the city's largest airport with a one way ticket home and a frightening threat - tell anyone about what happened and your...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prosecute Financial Criminals - ForceChange
Business  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, business, abuse, 2008 Financial Meltdown, corruption, cover-up, law, society, politics, ethics, economy, news )

Cal
- 282 days ago - forcechange.com
The 2008 financial crisis, which led to a world-wide recession, was not an accident or the result of incompetence. Rather, it was the result of rampant fraud at the top levels of the banking industry, perpetrated by specific individuals who ought to be in
TAKE ACTION NOW! Oreo- Stop Putting Palm Oil In Your Cookies Unless You Know It Does NOT Contain Deforestation & Animal Extin
Business  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse )

Cal
- 341 days ago - change.org
Please sign this petition to tell America's Favorite Cookie, Oreo that we as consumers want to know that we are not driving deforestation, animal genocide and animal extinctions by buying this product.
Why 21st Century Capitalism Can't Last
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, abuse, corruption, culture, dishonesty, education, government, media, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 84 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[....]
Horse Slaughterhouse Notifies AG of Intent to Sue for Slander, Harassment, Abuse of Process
Business  (tags: Valley Meat Co., Attorney General Gary King, New Mexico, Horse slaughter, abuse, business, dishonesty, money, politics )

Carrie
- 196 days ago - therepublic.com
The owners of a Roswell company mired in legal disputes over its attempts to resume domestic horse slaughter have notified New Mexico Attorney General Gary King they intend to sue his office for slander, harassment, conspiracy and abuse of process.
ACTION NEEDED Ban the Hong Kong Ivory Trade
Business  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, protection, nature, animals, forests, money, politics, society, lies, law, marketing, news, corruption, business, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, abuse, treatment, safety, prevention, protection, family )

Kelly
- 290 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Tens of thousands of elephants are slaughtered every year for their ivory and Hong Kong can do something important to help stop this evil trade. We were horrified to discover that there have been six seizures of smuggled ivory this year alone,
ACTION NEEDED Close Down Concentration Camp Pozega
Business  (tags: activists, abuse, women, world, violence, sadness, society, safety, culture, crime, corruption, treatment, prevention, safety, protection, healthcare, dishonesty, corruption, business, lies, cover-up, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, animaladvocates )

Kelly
- 289 days ago - avaaz.org
This petition is so important to close down the concentration camp Pozega. It is a death camp for dogs that are rounded up and taken to this place where they are systematically starved, tortured, beaten with sticks and eventually killed.
Congress: It's Time to Raise the Minimum Wage ACTION
Business  (tags: ethics, usa, americans, abuse, business, money, minimum wage )

Nancy
- 362 days ago - action.seiu.org
In 1991, a gallon of gas cost $1.10 and the minimum wage for workers who might earn tips at their jobs was $2.13.Now get this: Three presidents, more than 20 years and some serious economic changes later, businesses are still only required to pay $2.13.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ask Wendy's to Help End Slavery in Florida's Tomato Fields
Business  (tags: Wendy's, corporate ethics, ethics, corruption, corporate, business, dishonesty, labor, politics, society, law, usa, abuse )

Cal
- 237 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Wendy's refuses to join the Fair Food Program to ensure slavery is not in its supply chain. If Wendy's follows the lead of McDonald's, Subway, Burger King and Taco Bell, their immense purchasing power could help bring the last 10% of farms to the table
How The NRA Built A Massive Secret Database Of Gun Owners
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, finance, government, GUNS, marketing, money, NRA, politics, society )

Kit
- 335 days ago - buzzfeed.com
While the National Rifle Association publicly fights against a national gun registry, the organization has gone to incredible lengths to compile information on "tens of millions" of gun owners -- without their consent.
Fast-Food Fight
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, finance, government, labor, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 348 days ago - nytimes.com
[....]Americans are increasingly unable to make a living at their jobs. They work harder and are paid less than workers in other advanced countries. And their wages have stagnated even as executive pay has soared.
Take Action to Help CA Prevent Fracking
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, dishonesty, cover-up, society, politics, oil, lies, law, government, usa, ethics, environment )

JL
- 356 days ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
Fran Pavley, withdraw your bad fracking bill.The only solution to the fracking threat is a complete ban. Continue to be the environmental hero we know you to be and withdraw your bill and fight for a ban on fracking.
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
- 29 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Your frozen prawns and shrimp were likely produced through slave labor. These supermarkets need to make a change.
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
- 320 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.
 

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