START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


How Health Insurers Purge Customers   video
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, insurance.greed, healthcare, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, marketing, investing, investments, money, politics, usa )

- 9 days ago -
Companies like Aetna use way outdated height weight charts to discriminate against bodybuilders/fitness buffs. Aetna discriminates against diabetics in providing long and short term disability
Monsanto Takes It Out on Employees
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, usa, SupremeCourt, abuse, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, labor, investors, investments, money, usa, politics )

- 9 days ago -
This is how companies extort the government:fine or penalize me, i fire so many employees and blame the govt so people resent govt officials. Officials dotn act because people will lose their jobs.
Petition: Tell AT&T: Stop Funding Climate Denial and Animal Abuse! Quit ALEC Now!
Business  (tags: alec, climate denialists, lobbyism, Climate Change, animal abuse, globalwarming, environmental damage, responsibility, dishonesty, corporate corruption, politics, funding )

- 10 days ago -
AT&T is a member of ALEC, which means they're funding climate denial. Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and even Shell have recently quit ALEC - it's time for AT&T to do the same. Sign the petition to AT&T's CEO today!
PETITION - Congress: It's Time to Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act
Business  (tags: equal pay for equal work, close loopholes, discrimination of working women, paycheck fairness act, fairness, exploitation of female workers, Corporate Responsibility, politics )

- 12 days ago -
The Paycheck Fairness Act is critical legislation that would close loopholes and help combat and undo discriminatory pay practices that plague our workplaces more than 50 years after the Equal Pay Act became law.
PETITION - Act Now: Stand With Working Women to Build a Movement for a Fair Workweek!
Business  (tags: working women, working conditions, fair workweek, Family life, corporate employers, basic protection, politics )

- 14 days ago -
Working women and mothers experience the brunt of the uncertain work schedules inflicted by major corporate employers. A fair workweek will help hardworking parents plan for things like the quality care their children need and make sure more families...
Koch Brothers Accused Of Hiring Former NYPD Chief To Dig Up Dirt On Journalist
Business  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, finance, government, investments, money, news, politics, society )

- 18 days ago -
The Koch brothers, who control the second-largest privately held company in the United States, hired former NYPD commissioner Howard Safir to dig up dirt on journalist Jane Mayer, she claims in a new book.
Business  (tags: corporate, offshore accounts, exploitation of tax loopholes, inequality, dishonesty, greed, tax havens, abuse, unethical business, laws, politics )

- 23 days ago -
When big corporations hide billions in offshore accounts and exploit other tax loopholes, it is small businesses and the middle class that pick up the tab. Money that could be used to put children in schools, build hospitals, and reduce inequality is...
PETITION - The TPP Is a Threat to Democracy Everywhere.
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, consumers, workers, Environmental issues, finance system, health care, dishonesty, Transparency, responsibility, safety standards, oppose, politics, lobbyists )

- 27 days ago -
Congress will vote soon on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a secretive agreement negotiated by government bureaucrats and corporate lobbyists. If ratified, it poses an urgent threat to our democracy, jobs, the environment, and the Internet.
PLEDGE to Take Action Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership - Flush the TPP!
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, threatening, economy, Environmental issues, public health, democracy, international treaties, dishonesty, Transparency, greedy business, politics )

- 29 days ago -
The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a corporate power grab that threatens the economy, environment, public health and democracy itself. It's one of three massive international treaties being negotiated in secret by the Obama administration, along with...
PETITION - Plate of the Union: A Call for Action on Food and Farming
Business  (tags: food system, Factory Farming, industrial farming, pesticide usage, health risks, farmers, farm workers, responsibility, ethics, safety, politics, consumers )

- 30 days ago -
Our food system is broken, and it's time to make fixing it a national priority. Industrialized, pesticide-dependent methods of farming are failing too many, putting the health of children, farmers, farmworkers and rural communities at risk.
Baby Formula Tins Exported to China From Within a Travel Agency
Business  (tags: business, consumers, dishonesty, ethics, government, humans, law, marketing, money, news, society, politics, world, babies, formula )

- 34 days ago -
BABY formula is being exported to China from within a travel agency in Melbourne.
Petition to Stop The TPP
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, jobs, environmental consequences, democracy, sovereignty, responsibility, Sustainable Development, business, corporate, world trade, politics, dishonesty, ethics )

- 37 days ago -
We are writing to urge the Congress to reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). This agreement would destroy jobs, degrade the environment, undermine the Internet and weaken U.S. democracy and sovereignty.
PETITION - Demand KFC Stop Buying Meat Raised With Human Antibiotics
Business  (tags: livestock, antibiotics, meat industry, super bugs, responsibility, risks, Food Safety, ethics, Prevention of disease, protection, politics )

- 39 days ago -
KFC is one of many restaurant chains that has received meat product from Tyson Foods, one of the largest meat producers in the world that has confirmed the use of human antibiotics in the process of raising livestock. KFC also recently received an "F"..
PETITION - Require Restaurants List Food Sources on Menus
Business  (tags: food source, right to know, ethics, sustainability, responsibility, Customer Care, Food Safety, regional trade marketing, politics, changing behaviour )

- 39 days ago -
American slaughterhouses and meat processing plants use cruel, dangerous and unsanitary methods to produce meat and poultry that is sold to restaurants nationwide. Restaurant patrons are often given little to no knowledge as to where their food came...

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business tagged with politics

top story finders in Business

1. AniMae C. 16 popular stories

2. Carole K. 15 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 13 popular stories

4. Dalia H. 13 popular stories

5. Roberto M. 12 popular stories

6. Laura H. 12 popular stories

7. GGmaSheila D. 10 popular stories

8. JL A. 10 popular stories

9. Candy L. 10 popular stories

10. Candy B. 8 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!