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TAKE ACTION NOW! End the Big Oil Billion Dollar Bonanza
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, oil, society, oil company subsidies, government, ethics, politics )

- 27 days ago -
Please end the wasteful and environmentally damaging taxpayer subsidies for the oil industry. The more than $10 billion is money Big Oil doesn't need
LGBT Activists Call on NFL to Pull Super Bowl Out of Houston After Voters Repeal Anti-Discrimination Law
Business  (tags: Americans, NFL, Equal Rights, LGBT Rights, Houston, discrimination, boycott, corporate, economy, politics, ethics, government, abuse, money, marketing )

- 23 days ago -
After Houston voters struck down a city ordinance protecting transgender people discrimination, some are calling for an economic boycott of the city ~ including asking the NFL to relocate its 2017 Super Bowl originally slated for Houston.
GREENPEACE - Tell Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar to Stop the Approval of Commercial Cultivation of GM Mustard in India.
Business  (tags: GMO Foods, GMO seeds, Food Safety, food labeling, dishonesty, hidden ingredients, consumers, politics, protection )

- 12 days ago -
The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) is going to meet in a few weeks to decide the fate of Indian mustard. This meeting is happening behind closed doors - your views are not invited.
Petition: TPP = TREASON
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, treason, dishonesty, corporate greed, environmental consequences, ethics, LABOR EXPLOITATION, overfishing, Transparency, bad business practices, politics )

- 12 days ago -
This treasonous deal allows corporations to sue us for loss of profits: including, for increasing minimum wage, any regulation that protects our environment, for not allowing the overfishing of our oceans. Foreign corporations can bid on jobs here and..
Take Action: U.S. Fisheries Law Turns 40 Next Year and Could Use An Update
Business  (tags: fishery industry, Sustainable Fishing, fishery management, endangered fish, responsibility, politics, stronger protection )

- 16 days ago -
Act now - Use your voice to bring U.S. fisheries management into the 21st century. Sign the pledge today! The law that governs fishing in U.S. ocean waters, the Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA), was enacted in 1976. Almost 40 years later, our fishery...
PETITION - Pledge to Stop the TPP
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, dishonesty, bad business, Environmental issues, healthcare, corporate greed, worse conditions, ethics, politics, society, consumers )

- 23 days ago -
Breaking news: After years of secrecy, the text of the dangerous Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement was just released and it's even worse than we thought. The TPP will grant more than 9,000 corporations new tools to attack public...
Business  (tags: Workers rights, exploitation of workers, working conditions, pay safety, fair wages, schedules that work act, politics, ethics )

- 4 days ago -
Routinely placing workers on-call with no guarantee of work, sending workers home early without pay, and punishing workers who request schedule changes all hurt working families. That's why I've introduced the Schedules That Work Act to cut...
PETITION - Say NO to Fake Fair Pay!
Business  (tags: equal pay for equal work, fair wages, women's wage gap, women's rights, business, exploitation of workers, equity, politics )

- 3 days ago -
The women's wage gap in the United States is a real problem, with real consequences and requires real solutions. What we don't need is a fake fair pay bill like the one currently gaining steam in the U.S. Senate.
Tell Congress: The Food Industry Threatens Progress on Nutrition
Business  (tags: consumers, Herbicides, harming chemicals, Food Industry, nutrition, health protection, TPP, agriculture, environment, politics, Transparency, responsibility )

- 17 days ago -
In 2009, a major chemical and biotechnology company sued and settled with the government of Canada after its attempt to protect its citizens' health with a ban on toxic pesticides sprayed on household lawns. The company claimed this regulation...
PETITION - Demand a National Food Policy From 2016 Presidential Candidates
Business  (tags: healthy foods, Food Safety, affordable food, economic security, Factory Farming, agriculture business, food system, Climate Change, Economic Inequality, politics, responsibility, Transparency )

- 25 days ago -
It's time to take action on food policy. Every American needs access to healthy, safe, nutritious, and affordable food. All farmers need the resources to be able to protect our fragile environment while providing economic security for their families.
PETITION - COME GET MY VOTE. - Fight for $15
Business  (tags: fair wages, equal pay for equal work, politics, union rights )

- 18 days ago -
I'm one of the millions of Americans who believe that - if you work hard you should NOT have to struggle to survive. I'm sick and tired of the rich getting richer, while underpaid workers can't make ends meet.
Petition: Waste Not Want Not Helping The Farmers
Business  (tags: agriculture products, waste and abuse problem, consumption, waste reduce, charity donations, ethics, SustainableDevelopment, politics, farming, consumers )

- 18 days ago -
This Petition was created to support the farmers that produce our wonderful vegetable crops. The 'Famous' Food stores are rejecting food that is still fit for human consumption. Due to size or shape even disformity, this food is then chucked away!
PETITION - Tell Congress: Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act
Business  (tags: Women in business, working women, equal pay for equal work, fair wages, discrimination, equality, politics, fairness )

- 26 days ago -
Fact: Women in the United States - who work full time, year round - are still paid only $0.79 for every dollar paid to men. And African American women and Latinas are paid even less. Fact: These women are paid, on average, nearly $11,000 less.

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