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Canadian Student Union Will Divest From Firms Aiding Israeli Abuses
Business  (tags: activism, Caterpillar, General Mills, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Toyota, Israeli occupation crimes against Palest, world, U.S.-Canada media-news, Canada, BDS international, investments, corporate, americans, usa )

Jess
- 229 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Four of the firms, Caterpillar, General Mills, Teva Pharmaceuticals and Toyota, were cited specifically for their involvement in IsraelâEUR(TM)s military occupation and other abuses of Palestinian rights
Frances Orange Dumps Israeli Affiliate That Backed Gaza War
Business  (tags: Activism, Orange, Stephane Richard, Israeli settlements, Partner, illegal occupation of Palestine, siege-assault on Gaza 2014, israel, ICC, BDS, world, U.S., Campagne BDS France, BDS Egypt, Haim Saban news, GoodNews, society, americans, consumers )

Jess
- 338 days ago - electronicintifada.net
This news comes just eight months after an international boycott campaign was launched against Orange over its support for Israels 2014 assault on Gaza and its complicity in Israels colonization of the occupied West Bank
The Rumble From the People Can Work
Business  (tags: protests, anger, corporate abuse, greed, price gouging, activism, activists )

Freya
- 338 days ago - commondreams.org
If only the people who engage in "road rage" would engage in "corporate rage" when they are harmed by cover-ups or hazardous products and gouging services, aloof CEOs would start getting serious about safety and fair play.
Chris Hedges: Death By Fracking
Business  (tags: activism, arikara, bp, climate change, denver, exxonmobil, fossil fuels, fracking, gustavo aguirre, halliburton, hidatsa, kern environmental enforcement network, mandan )

Judy
- 415 days ago - truthdig.com
. Collective suicide is a good business, at least until it is complete. It is a pity most of us will not be around to see the power elite go down.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell State Farm: Good Neighbors Shouldn't Fund Climate Deniers
Business  (tags: ACTIVISM, STATEFARM, CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY, ALEC, CLIMATE DENIERS, POLITICS, environment, ecosystems, business, consumers, corruption, corporate, money, politics, environment )

Cal
- 515 days ago - sierra.force.com
As the largest property insurer in the United States, State FarmâEUR(TM)s business model is in serious peril with increasingly-expensive natural disasters. The insurance giant backs action on climate change and has a hefty sustainability section on its website
Israel Continues Expansionist Policies in West Bank
Business  (tags: Americans, IDF-Israel evictions of Palestinians, Int'l laws-human rights violations, media, end all US AID TO ISRAEL, NOW, OBAMA! BDS, U.S., activism, Refugees&Reliefeconomy, investments, lies, news, usa )

Jess
- 823 days ago - presstv.ir
The Israeli regime has taken measures to illegally confiscate 200 hectares of Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank.
Palestine Solidarity Protestors Target Smart Bomb Manufacturer in Fife
Business  (tags: Fide, Scotland, BDS, Raytheon Israel-warcrimes, war for profit.end the occupation-siege , solidarity, activism, Boycott Israel, protests, economy, corporate, investing, money, lies, investors, society, world, usa, politics, americans, finance )

Jess
- 834 days ago - english.pnn.ps
"The people of Fife and the rest of Scotland do not wish to be involved in Israeli war crimes. Raytheon must stop all sales to Israel now or the protests will continue."
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
- 900 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Your frozen prawns and shrimp were likely produced through slave labor. These supermarkets need to make a change.
Battle Over the Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: activism, society, economy, finance, minimum wage, minimum wage workers, consumers, business, americans, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, usa, wal-mart, politics, money, news )

Cal
- 1104 days ago - cbsnews.com
MAKING ENDS MEET during the holiday season is particularly hard for those who barely get by the rest of the year.
Walmart Workers Hold Black Friday Protests Seeking $25,000-a-Year Salaries
Business  (tags: activism, wal-mart, politics, labor, finance, economy, business, corruption, americans, consumers )

Cal
- 1107 days ago - takepart.com
Bottom line: Can protests do anything to change the retail giant?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's: Stop Cheating Employees With Fee-Laden Debit Cards
Business  (tags: ecosystems, activism, corporate greed, pollution, nature, environment, destruction, humans, ABUSIVE labor practices, protection, energy, labor, ethics, politics )

Cal
- 1207 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
It's bad enough that McDonald's--a multi-billion dollar corporation--pays its employees poverty wages. But paying them with fee-laden debit cards is unconscionable.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Encourage University to Stop Investing in Big Oil
Business  (tags: ACTIVISM, ENERGY, DIVESTING FORM BIG OIL, EDUCATION, EDUCATION, environment, destruction, climate-change, energy, humans, politics, ethics, business, news, politics )

Cal
- 1231 days ago - forcechange.com
Seattle's University of Washington has stocks in Exxon, Chevron and Conoco Phillips, among others. The school should make the right decision for the climate and divest the university endowment from fossil fuels to help combat climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AIDA ALVAREZ: SPEAK OUT AGAINST WALMART'S ATTACKS ON WORKERS
Business  (tags: wal-mart, politics, shady labor practices, exploitation, activism, dishonesty, business, corporate, economy, money )

Cal
- 1254 days ago - org.credoaction.com
We call on you to end management's illegal terminations and disciplinary actions against workers who simply want to support their families and be treated with respect.
 

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