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"A Corporate Trojan Horse": Critics Decry Secretive TPP Trade Deal as a Threat to Democracy
Business  (tags: TPP, Fast Track, SECRET, trade deals, THREATS, Anti-Democracy, opposition, corporate power grab, extrajudicial tribunals, Wikileaks, labor, indigenous rights, activists, agriculture, OGMs, Food Water Watch, FoodDemocracy, petitions, outcry )

LucyKalei
- 13 hours ago - democracynow.org
BREAKING: The bill to Fast Track TPP & other secret trade deals officially introduced in Congress 2 days ago: Time to INTENSIFY ACTION- Get ALL PETITIONS here! Listen to Public CitizenâEUR(TM)s Global Trade Watch director & Rep Alan Grayson with Amy Goodman
Why CEO Thinks He'Ll Still Live Luxe Life on $70K Worker Wage
Business  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, money, labor, corporate )

Glenn
- 3 days ago - abcnews.go.com
That's one boss who values his employees.
Tell McDonalds to Raise Its Standards for Consumer Health.UNACCEPTABLE TAINTED MEAT
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, government, labor, lies, marketing, politics, society, world )

Rose ann
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
McDonalds to set a higher standard for their suppliers. While this meat issue is not technically their fault, they have had their share of cleanliness and safety-related issues in the past, and they need to increase their standards. REGULATE THE QUALITY!
Fair Employment Champion Urges Lower Protection for Palestinian Workers Than Israeli Law
Business  (tags: American businesses, 'Holy Land Principles', safety, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, corporate, corruption, abuse, labor, law, lies, ethics, dishonesty, humans, politics, society, news, money )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Shareholders of three firms ~ GE, Corning and Intel ~ are scheduled to vote during April and May on whether or not they should approve the so-called Holy Land Principles.
Kenya: Truckers Held at Gunpoint for Protesting Over 24 Hour Shifts ACTION
Business  (tags: human rights, Tarek Sultan, Kenya, abuse, Agility, truck drivers, labor, business )

Nancy
- 24 days ago - labourstartcampaigns.net
Over the weekend truck drivers in Kenya working for Agility global integrated logistics were beaten, abducted at gunpoint and forced to drive their trucks to a company workshop.
Wisconsin Republicans Eliminate Weekends
Business  (tags: labor, law )

Glenn
- 24 days ago - dailykos.com
What happened to "Honor the Sabbath day to keep it holy"?
Wisconsin Lawmakers Go After WorkersâEUR(TM) Weekends
Business  (tags: Wisconsin, workers, labor, days off, workers' rights )

Freya
- 26 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Two Wisconsin state lawmakers have proposed a bill that would roll back the stateâEUR(TM)s requirement that companies give workers at least one day off every seven days.
CEO of Japan Airlines Takes the Bus to Work and Gets a Salary Less Than Some of the Employees - NationofChange
Business  (tags: ethics, culture, world, corporate, humans, labor, economy )

Wilde
- 48 days ago - nationofchange.org
Haruka Nishimatsu, CEO of Japan Airlines, acts like a leader, but sacrifices some of the big corporate perks so he can build a stronger and more dedicated workforce. This is a philosophy that many corporate bosses should follow suit.
CEO of Japan Airlines Takes the Bus to Work and Gets a Salary Less Than Some of the Employees - NationofChange
Business  (tags: humans, ethics, culture, news, society, world, corporate, labor, GoodNews )

Wilde
- 48 days ago - nationofchange.org
Haruka Nishimatsu, CEO of Japan Airlines, acts like a leader, but sacrifices some of the big corporate perks so he can build a stronger and more dedicated workforce. This is a philosophy that many corporate bosses should follow suit.
New York Tipped Workers Win Higher Minimum Wage!
Business  (tags: economy, money, labor, workers, minimum wage, usa, nycSustainableDevelopment )

Val
- 52 days ago - ourfuture.org
Excellent article about a big win for those who work in the service industry in NYC!
ACTION ALERT: Defend Free Speech & Divestment at Univ. of Toledo!
Business  (tags: BDS, University of Toledo, endtheoccupation, illegal occupation of Palestine, US aid to Israel, BDS, Palestinian human rights, academic freedom, free speech, divestment, Americans, society, usa, politics, corruption, ethics, labor, law )

Jess
- 53 days ago - endtheoccupation.org
Please sign - University of Toledo (UT) in Ohio, students were barred from attending a meeting to debate divestment, and at the meeting, the student government was barred from voting on it!
A Loophole in Immigration Law Is Costing Thousands of American Jobs
Business  (tags: americans, dishonesty, economy, ethics, government, techsector, business, business, corporate, labor, law, news, politics, society, usa, technology )

Frank
- 55 days ago - latimes.com
"In doing so, the utility is exploiting a gaping loophole in immigration law, which Congress has failed to close despite years of warnings that it's costing thousands of American jobs."-latimes.com
Stop Companies From Handing Internet UsersâEUR(TM) Private Information to the Government.THIS IS BLATANT VIOLATION OF OUR RIGHTS!!!!
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, government, labor, lies, marketing, politics, society, usa )

Rose ann
- 64 days ago - forcechange.com
Congress is getting ready to vote on the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), a bill that allows companies to share records of ALL online usersâEUR(TM) activity and content with the U.S. government. If the bill is approved, BLATANT!
Urge Sporting Goods Company to Manufacture All Products In America."MADE IN AMERICA' HELPS THE ECONOMY!!
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, dishonesty, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, farming, finance, foreclosures, GoodNews, goodnews, government, humans, investing, investments, labor, law, lies )

Rose ann
- 64 days ago - forcechange.com
WilsonâEUR(TM)s Sporting Goods is an all-American company devoted to all-American sports. It makes its footballs in an American factory in Ada, Ohio, but it makes its basketballs in China.WE WANT OUR JOBS BACK FROM CHINA!!
 

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