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Why Farmers Oppose the Monsanto Mega-Merger
Business  (tags: Big Agra, farms, farming, agriculture, greed, mergers, monopolies )

- 6 days ago -
As the Department of Justice considers its final decision regarding the merger, the poll demonstrates serious concern from farmers and some details about why many believe more consolidation will be harmful.
2017 A Banner Year for Corporate Mergers Which Further Deepens Inequality
Business  (tags: hedge funds, Quantitative easing, tax scam, deepens inequality, corporate mergers, monopolies )

- 69 days ago -
Too much in here to do a short summary. But this is vital information for your own personal understanding. One can either read the article or watch the video.
Petition - Tell Congress: Expose Destructive Corporate Mergers
Business  (tags: mega mergers, big business, corporate control, monopolies, corporate greed, lobbyism, political influence, stronger regulations, destructive power, questionable lobbying intentions, stronger protection laws, Controls, responsible development )

- 72 days ago -
In 2017, some of the world's biggest corporations got even bigger: Amazon merged with Whole Foods, CVS bought its competitor Rite-Aid, and the chemical giants Dow and DuPont became one behemoth. After years of conservative lobbying, regulators rarely...
Petition - Tell Your State Attorney General: Stop the Mega-Merger of Bayer and Monsanto!
Business  (tags: BAYER AG, monsanto, mega mergers, Pesticides in produce, GMO's, agribusiness, lobbyism, Environmental issues, risks, Food Safety, consumers, health impacts, wildlife loss, insects, bad business practices, monopolies, food system in danger )

- 150 days ago -
If this merger goes through, we'd be giving a single corporation unprecedented control of our food supply. The impacts on farmers and consumers could be huge. We can't let the future of our food system be handed over to Bayer and Monsanto.
Rich People Are Ruining Beer
Business  (tags: beer, alcohol, food, monopolies )

- 191 days ago -
Two conglomerates now control 90% of U.S. beer production. That doesn't go down smoothly.
Google Hit With Record $2.7bn EU Fine for Demoting Rival Shopping Services
Business  (tags: corruption, Not free market, free market, Free Market Capitalism, crime, monopolies, economic collapse, economics, shopping, Online Marketing, online shopping, google, Google Search Advertising, advertising, sustainability, business practices )

Steven L
- 262 days ago -
Google has been fined a record-breaking â,¬2.42bn ($2.72bn) for breaching European Union antitrust rules by abusing its market dominance as a search engine to give an illegal advantage to its own shopping service.
New Infographic Shows How Only 10 Companies Control Every Brand We Know
Business  (tags: food, monopolies, corporations, Behind the Brands )

- 436 days ago -
An infographic based off of Oxfam's newly released report shows how only 10 companies control nearly all of the food and beverage brands we know.
Stop the Monsanto-Bayer Merger!
Business  (tags: agriculture, Big Agra, Big Food, mergers, monopolies, corporations, petitions )

- 516 days ago -
There's a troubling trend of giant agriculture companies merging to completely dominate our food system. Now Monsanto and Bayer - two of the LARGEST corporations - plan to merge and take this dominance to a whole new level.
Paul Krugman: We're Living in a Second Robber Baron Era
Business  (tags: monopolies, Big Business, Wall Street, mega-corporations, robber barons, greed )

- 694 days ago -
We are living in a time of corporate monopolies that rivals those of the robber baron age, and they are harming workers, consumers and the economy itself.
Stop Megabrewers From Squeezing Craft Brewers Out of the Market
Business  (tags: beer, beverages, distribution, monopolies, petitions )

- 827 days ago -
Anheuser-Busch InBev recently introduced a new incentive program that could offer some independent distributors in the U.S. annual reimbursements of as much as $1.5 million if 98% of the beers they sell are AB InBev brands.
Robert Reich: Everywhere You Look Huge Cartels Are Jacking Up Prices, Gouging You However They Can
Business  (tags: greed, prices, corporations, monopolies, economic injustice )

- 865 days ago -
The only way to stop them is to prevent big corporations and Wall Street banks from rigging the market.
10 Ways Monopoly Airlines Use 'Calculated Misery' to Make Flying An Increasingly Overpriced Nightmare
Business  (tags: flight, flying, airlines, airplanes, passengers, ripoffs, monopolies )

- 899 days ago -
The airline industry profits by having you pay extra to be treated like a human being.
5 Worst Things About the Techno-Libertarians Solidifying Their Grasp on Our Economy and Culture
Business  (tags: Internet, business, technology, monopolies, worker abuse, greed )

- 1070 days ago -
There's a lot wrong with the tech industry, and it's increasingly impacting ordinary Americans.

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