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How the Global 1 Percent Rips Off the World
Business  (tags: Global 1%, inequality, statistics, "Reward Work, Not Wealth" )

Judy
- 15 days ago - socialistworker.org
The new report "Reward work, not wealth," shows that global inequality is getting worse. Globally, the richest 42 people now own the same combined wealth as the poorest 3.7 billion.
Petition - End Child Labor in Major Tourist Destination
Business  (tags: Tourist Industy, Child Labor, exploitation of child workers, deplorable conditions, Ethical Treatment, fair work conditions, education, human rights abuses, inequality, stronger protection laws, prevention of exploitation, responsible development )

Kalliope
- 62 days ago - forcechange.com
End child labor in major tourist destination and protect the rights of children. Right outside the famous Taj Mahal in Agra, India, children as young as 8 years old are toiling in factories, stitching together shoes for major brands. They work in...
How Monsanto Is Bribing Farmers to Use a Toxic Herbicide
Business  (tags: monsanto, big polluters, toxic chemicals, Farmers rights, Corporate power, misuse of power, poisoning, ground water contamination, environmental impact, inequality, questionable practices, ethical concerns, bad business, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 62 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In a ploy to avoid decreased sales on a federally-restricted, toxic herbicide linked to crop damage, Monsanto is attempting to bribe farmers with a program incentivizing its use. Monsanto is offering $6 cash back per acre, which represents a rebate of...
Petition - Stand With Warren and Sanders: Tell Democrats to Stop Helping Trump Deregulate Banks
Business  (tags: Wall Street, big banks, greedy business, stagnated wages, deregulation, collaborations, bailouts, financial system, consumers, safety regulations, inequality, financial crashes, risks, prevention of exploitation, protection act )

Kalliope
- 76 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Wages have stagnated for 40 years, and big banks are making record profits.1 So why on earth are some Senate Democrats collaborating with Donald Trump to help Wall Street? A group of senators from the corporate wing of the Democratic party recently...
Paradise Papers Exposes Donald Trump-Russia Links and Piggy Banks of the Wealthiest
Business  (tags: Accountability, ICIJ, Inequality, Offshore finance. Tax havens )

Judy
- 106 days ago - icij.org
A new leak of confidential records reveals the financial hideaways of iconic brands and power brokers across the political spectrum.
Petition - Tell Congress: Don't Sell Out People and the Planet to Help the Super-Rich!
Business  (tags: Tax Planning, Special Interests, lobbyists, wealthy elites, corporate business, inequality, unjust advantages, corruption )

Kalliope
- 109 days ago - us.e-activist.com
This tax plan is great for special interests. It creates a new special low tax rate for lobbyists, corporate lawyers and wealthy business owners like Donald Trump. Even worse, the GOP plans to pay for their plan by slashing the programs we rely on...
After Failing to Prosecute Bankers, Obama Cashes In With Wall Street Speeches
Business  (tags: Economy, U.S., Barack Obama, Wall Street, Inequality, Corporate Power )

Judy
- 155 days ago - commondreams.org
The former president is reportedly raking in $400,000 per speech to massive financial firms.
Works Six Days a Week At Fast Food And Still Homeless
Business  (tags: economic slavery, low wages, fast food worker, homeless, inequality )

Sheryl
- 181 days ago - theguardian.com
Economic slavery wage so low that it is insufficient to pay rent, utilities, food and child care. Health care offered but the cost of premiums so high it would leave almost no wage for rent, no vacations, no sick time, just work around the clock.
Economic Update Addiction Capitalism and 12 Steps   video
Business  (tags: Harriet Fraad, Richard Wolff, capitalism, addiction, economics, unstable system, inequality, austerity )

Sheryl
- 219 days ago - youtube.com
If your eyes glaze over when economics is brought up - fear not this man is for you. For any of us. He explains this so simple.
Ultra Rich Mans Letter To My Fellow Filthy Rich Americans The Pitchforks Are Coming
Business  (tags: pitchforks, NICK HANAUER, inequality, shrinking middle class, unregulated economy, crash, gated communities )

Sheryl
- 230 days ago - topinfopost.com
If we do not do something to fix the glaring inequities in this economy, the pitchforks are going to come for us. No society can sustain this kind of rising inequality.
United Airlines Shows How Inequality Is Putting the Squeeze on Customer Service
Business  (tags: customer service, airlines, economic injustice, inequality )

Freya
- 309 days ago - theweek.com
Treatment of customers is increasingly stratified by class: Well-off individuals with money to burn get pampered, while the vast majority of Americans are treated like dirt.
The Time For A Living Wage Is NOW!   video
Business  (tags: living wage, 99%, 1%, inequality, wages, poverty wages )

Sheryl
- 358 days ago - youtube.com
51% of Americans who work makes $30K or less per year. They discuss why we got Trump rather than Hillary also placing the blame on the powerless.
After Trumps Victory Market Adds Billions To Warren Buffetts Net Worth
Business  (tags: Warren Buffett, stocks, wealthier, Trump Administration, rich get richer, Clinton supporter, inequality )

Sheryl
- 360 days ago - time.com
Although Warren Buffett was a Hillary Clinton supporter he has done well under the Trump Administration he made 6 billion dollars in the first weeks after Trump was elected. His wealth continues to rise where he is now the 3rd richest person in the world
Fracking Executive Says Rich Neighborhoods Safe From Drill Sites
Business  (tags: Climate, Rights, U.S., Fracking, Pennsylvania, Environment, Human Rights, Corporate Power, Inequality )

Judy
- 668 days ago - commondreams.org
At a closed-door seminar earlier this month, Range Resources official says drilling companies avoid 'big houses' of wealthy and influential people.
 

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