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Russia's Steep Rate Increase Fails to Stem Ruble's Decline
Business  (tags: business, consumers, government, corporate, finance, investing, investments, investors, marketing, money, news, oil, politics, society, world, russia )

Frank
- 4 days ago - nytimes.com
"Despite the Russian central bank's extraordinary move to defend the currency, the ruble's value continued to slide on Tuesday, presenting President Vladimir V. Putin with an acute set of political and economic challenges"-newyorktimes.com
It's Only Taken Us 5 Years to Forget the Single Biggest Lesson of the Financial Meltdown
Business  (tags: foreclosures, business, economy, dishonesty, corporate, consumers, corruption, society, politics, government, money, news )

Cal
- 10 days ago - motherjones.com
Yesterday the Federal Housing Finance Agency issued new underwriting guidelines that allow some home buyers to take out mortgages with down payments as small as 3 percent
10 Right Wing Companies That Every Progressive Should Boycott
Business  (tags: abuse, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, ethics, money )

Kathy
- 11 days ago - samuel-warde.com
Now that the mid-term elections are over we will have to wait another couple years to make our voices heard through the ballot box. But in the meantime there is actually a lot that we can still do to fight right wing extremism in our every day lives.
Ten Reasons Why I Don't Have a Credit Card - Ralph Nader
Business  (tags: Economy, U.S., consumers )

Judy
- 13 days ago - commondreams.org
There is a strong case for giving cash discounts to consumers, [passing] along the savings that the vendor would make by bypassing the credit card companies to benefit the consumers...
Stop Corporate Body Shaming of Women.VICTORIA SECRET STOP POLARIZING WOMEN BODIES!!
Business  (tags: consumers, dishonesty, dishonesty, americans, consumers, corruption, cover-up )

Rose ann
- 14 days ago - forcechange.com
Victoria's Secret has launched a lingerie collection intended to fit a woman's body perfectly. The problem with the company's advertising campaign for this collection is the slogan, which reads "The Perfect 'Body'," with 10 very thin and chiseled women!!!
PLEASE SIGN - End the Sale of Settlement Properties RE/MAX Cashes in on Israel's Illegal Settlements
Business  (tags: codepink petition, ISRAELI APARTHEID STATE, RACISM-ZIONISM, Palestinian land REMAX, occupation profiteer, exploitation, corporate, economy, investments, marketing, money, news, finance, corruption, consumers, americans, abuse, investing, world, usa )

Jess
- 21 days ago - counterpunch.org
The Israeli government's recent announcement that it had authorized the building of another 1,000 settlement homes in East Jerusalem left the US government seeing red. To petition RE/MAX, sign at bottom/codepink
Black Friday Bargain Hunters Out in Force, in Lines and Online
Business  (tags: world, society, news, money, marketing, humans, finance, economy, corporate, consumers, business, Black Friday, Bragain Hunters, Stores, Online, Retail, shoppers, sales )

Darren
- 22 days ago - nytimes.com
Tinged with protests and wintry weather, Black Friday still lured crowds into stores across the country, even as some shoppers expressed exhaustion over what has become a long, drawn-out start to the holiday sales.
Solar Energy Could Power America 100 Times Over Anastasia Pantsios | November 20, 2014 9:16 Am
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, goodnews, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, technology, usa, world )

Ruth
- 26 days ago - ecowatch.com
"Star Power points to numerous benefits to increasing solar power's share of energy generation including addressing climate change, making our air cleaner, saving water and creating jobs, enumerating the benefits that would occur if the U.S. reached..."
Editorial: Time to Find Alternatives to Oil and Gas
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, corporate, economy, Entrepreneurs, energy, ethics, finance, government, investments, marketing, money, news, oil, politics, society, usa, shale play, New Mexico, New Mexico Center for Energy Policy )

Da
- 27 days ago - daily-times.com
It's time for the region to get serious about diversifying its economy. Yes, we have had good news about multi-million dollar investments made by a few companies that are using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling to extract oil from the Manco
Banking Culture Primes People to Cheat
Business  (tags: world, society, politics, money, marketing, lies, investing, humans, ethics, finance, environment, Entrepreneurs, economy, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, abuse, business, consumers, corporate, banking, culture, people, cheat, honesty )

Darren
- 27 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Individual bankers behave honestly except when they think about their jobs
Sign the Pledge: Don't Buy These Koch Products ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Business  (tags: Americans, business, consumers, corporate, economy, money, politics, government, ethics, corruption, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 28 days ago - dailykos.com
Koch industries and its subsidiaries are expansive--their holdings include everything from gas stations to pipelines, paper products for everyday use, greeting cards, chemicals used to make materials, and the fabric that makes your clothing.
In Landslide, UCLA Student Govt Votes to Divest From Israeli Occupation
Business  (tags: americans, BDS, boycott, divest, sanctions-Israel, UCLA, ILLEGAL OCCUPATION, OF PALESTINE, apartheid Israel, human rights, end the siege of Gaza-occupation, corporate, cover-up, money, investments, finance, news, usa, consumers, economy, technology )

Jess
- 28 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Last night the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) undergraduate student government voted 8-2-2 to pass a resolution calling on the university to divest from companies profiting from Israeli human rights abuses and occupation of the West Bank
With 40,000 Frauds, Mass. Official Says Foreclosure Crisis In County Still "A Crime Scene" -
Business  (tags: foreclosures, dishonesty, business, Big bAnks, corruption, corporate, consumers, economy, government, society, law, lies, labor, money )

Cal
- 30 days ago - occupy.com
The foundation of America is being eroded every day, as people keep losing their homes through fraudulent foreclosures with no one to turn to for help. -
Tell the Department of Defense: Support the Troops, Crack Down on Unpatriotic Corporate Predators ACTION US
Business  (tags: predatory lending, veterans, money, business, corporate, corruption, consumers, americans )

Nancy
- 40 days ago - action.citizen.org
On Veterans Day, politicians will make speeches honoring the sacrifices made by servicemen and servicewomen. But being ripped off by predatory lenders -- many of which prey specifically on residents of military bases -- should NOT be among our veterans' s-
 

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