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Job Cuts Mount; Pfizer, Barclays Reignite Optimism
Business  (tags: economy, business, consumers, labor, world, usa )

- 1912 days ago -
A tidal wave of layoffs washed across the world on Monday, sending tens of thousands of workers into joblessness as the pain of the global recession worsened.
The Quitter Economy
Business  (tags: americans, world, economy, humans, consumers )

- 1912 days ago -
Companies are liquidating; homeowners are mailing in the keys. Have we given up?
Resistance to Housing Foreclosures Spread Across the Land
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, dishonesty, economy, ethics, farms, finance, foreclosures, government, humans, labor, law, lies, marketing, money, news, politics, society, usa, investing, investments, investor )

- 1914 days ago -
The crowds appear to be gathering again - far more quietly this time but hardly tentatively. Community-based movements to halt the flood of foreclosures have been building across the country.
Hertz Withdraws From Israeli Airline Deal
Business  (tags: business, consumers, GoodNews, politics, news, world, corporate )

- 1921 days ago -
The world's largest car hire firm last night called on the Israeli airline EL AL to withdraw an internet advert which offered free Hertz rental to British passengers who flew to to Israel to show their "solidarity" with the country, The Independent has le
Union Gains Are Shared By All Canadians
Business  (tags: consumers, business, money, ethics, economy )

- 1924 days ago -
Angelo Persichilli makes a number of claims that cannot go unchallenged in a newspaper that claims to speak for social justice.He says unions "rarely ... discuss social issues." Do we live in different cities? Has he forgotten the enormous support the
High Priced Republican Party Propaganda Campaign Seeks To Undermine Workers' Free Choice
Business  (tags: consumers, economy, government, investments, money, business, wal-mart )

- 1924 days ago -
It is difficult to determine who is funding such groups if operatives aren't registered to lobby Congress on the bill. Companies most likely to be affected by the law are service-oriented workplaces that aren't unionized-- large firms like Wal-Mart and H
Another Bush Legacy: 84 Percent More Unemployed
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, dishonesty, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, farming, finance, foreclosures, government, humans, investing, investments, investors, labor, law, lies, marketi )

- 1925 days ago -
"Let history be clear on one point when it comes to Bush's mismanagement of the economy:...the number of unemployed people has increased more than 84 percent." !!!
One Man, 50 Jobs, 50 States
Business  (tags: business, consumers, jobs, goodnews )

- 1930 days ago -
Recent College Grad Gets Creative in Tough Job Market, Heads Cross-Country
Sierra Club Response to President-Elect Obama's Speech on Economic Recovery
Business  (tags: energy, business, news, investments, government, consumers )

- 1930 days ago -
Statement of Sierra Club Executive Director, Carl Pope:
Amazon Sells Pro-Pedophile Books   video
Business  (tags: consumers, pedophiles, children, child abuse, NAMBLA, corruption, money )

- 1932 days ago - knowingly sells and profits from pro-pedophile and child erotica books. Here's a list of executives and high-level staff at who continue to profit from the sale of child erotica, despite protest from child advocacy groups:
Anheuser-Busch InBev Stops Flow Of Free Beer At Parks
Business  (tags: business, consumers, economy, money, corporate, finance, marketing )

- 1932 days ago -
TAMPA - Nothing in life is free. Nope, not even Budweiser beer at Busch Gardens or other Busch Entertainment Corp. hospitality centers, including SeaWorld Orlando.Busch Entertainment Corp. told employees this morning that free samples of Busch's premier
Bailout Report Card: How Successful Have the Financial Relief Efforts Been?
Business  (tags: business, economy, consumers, finance, government )

- 1933 days ago -
In the past 16 weeks, the government has pledged, loaned or invested some $10 trillion to fix ailing banks, jump start financial markets and keep the automakers from bankruptcy.
Retailers' Holiday Sales Plummet
Business  (tags: consumers, business, finance, usa )

- 1943 days ago -
Retailers' sales fell as much as 4 percent during the holiday season, as the weak economy and bad weather created one of the worst holiday shopping climates in modern times,
More in Middle Class Using Payday Lenders
Business  (tags: consumers, debt, dishonesty, americans, economy )

- 1945 days ago -
The short-term loan stores are proliferating in suburban areas as the economy worsens. Critics say they trap the working poor with steep interest rates; lenders say they provide a needed service.
Stores to Ramp Up Closings and Job Cuts in Early '09
Business  (tags: consumers, business, usa )

- 1945 days ago -
Retailers can be expected to speed up a wave of store closures, restructurings and job cuts in the coming weeks, hoping to get a fresh start in early 2009 after more than a year of recession.

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