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Stop the Loan Sharks in Washington
Business  (tags: greed, poverty, economic injustice, loans, lending, petitions )

- 37 days ago -
The House of Representatives is poised to give the green light to payday lenders to charge debt trap-level interest rates to economically vulnerable consumers. And they want to do so in a way that lets them flout state laws.
Uber and Lyft, Driving Drivers Into Poverty and Despair
Business  (tags: transportation, gig economy, deregulation, poverty, greed )

- 42 days ago -
In 2016, Uber and Lyft combined spent more on lobbying than Amazon, Walmart and Microsoft combined. They use their political might to win deregulation bills.
Bank of America Gouges Poorest Customers, One Month After Billion-Dollar Tax Cut
Business  (tags: banks, poverty, greed )

- 56 days ago -
Consumer advocates say a new surcharge targets families living check to check.
Hone Depot Follows Amazon in Investing to Take Down Local Businesses
Business  (tags: americans, business, consumers, jobs, retail, poverty, corporate, economy, finance, ethics, marketing, investors, labor, usa, technology )

- 653 days ago -
Yet Bernie criticizes the Democrats for destroying local business!
Retail Executives Help Keep Americans in Poverty
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, poverty, jobs, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, marketing, lies, money, investors, labor, wal-mart, usa, ethics )

- 653 days ago -
The only real money in retail is from Store Manager on up. If a realistic poverty level of <=35k for single and $60k for a family of 3 is established, millions of retail workers would fall under the poverty level
It Took 40 Years and Millions of Lives Destroyed for Elites to Admit That Neoliberalism Has Failed
Business  (tags: economic inequality, economic injustice, wealth, greed, poverty, Latin America )

- 658 days ago -
Last week a research wing of the International Monetary Fund came out with a report admitting that neoliberalism has been a failure.
The Collapse of the Middle-Class Job
Business  (tags: employment, jobs, income, wages, middle class, working class, poverty )

- 683 days ago -
Our middle-income jobs are disappearing. Evidence shows that living-wage, family-sustaining positions are quickly being replaced by lower-wage and less secure forms of employment.
Stop Corporate Tax Abuse!
Business  (tags: tax havens, tax evasion, greed, corporations, poverty, petitions )

- 708 days ago -
Developing countries and the US government each lose $100 billion every year because multinational companies hide their profits in offshore tax havens. When multinational companies avoid paying taxes in countries where they really do business, it harms...
Sadistic Capitalism: Six Urgent Matters for Humanity in Global Crisis
Business  (tags: capitalism, exploitation, poverty, economic injustice, income inequality, greed, oppression )

- 708 days ago -
In these mean streets of globalized capitalism in crisis, it has become profitable to turn poverty and inequality into a tourist attraction.
Why We Should Fear a Cashless World
Business  (tags: Contactless payments, Banks and building societies, Consumer affairs, Surveillance, Privacy, Poverty, Social exclusion, Equality )

- 731 days ago -
Poor people and small businesses rely on cash. A contactless system will likely entrench poverty and pave the way for terrifying levels of surveillance.
Silicon Valley Tech Worker Fired After Blogging About Starving While Working at Billion-Dollar Food Delivery Firm
Business  (tags: work, wages, poverty, blogs, economic injustice )

- 761 days ago -
Her letter is a summary of the economic misery many millennials have found themselves in after leaving college.
The Real Terrorists: The .01%
Business  (tags: income inequality, economic injustice, greed, tax evasion, poverty )

- 802 days ago -
They consist of 16,000 individuals, about the size of a crowd at a professional basketball game. The inequality horror theyâEUR(TM)ve fomented is reaching far beyond the half of America that is in or near poverty.
The Social Supermarket: 25p Store Helps Tackle Food Poverty
Business  (tags: food poverty, poverty )

- 879 days ago -
Budget supermarket sells stock that would otherwise go to waste for as little as 25p A social supermarket selling surplus items for a bargain 25p is offering an alternative to food banks.
The Collapse of Saudi Arabia Is Inevitable
Business  (tags: oil, Saudi Arabia, economic policies, poverty, Climate Change, GDP, imports, dependency, collapse, monarchymoney, environment )

- 906 days ago -
Like many countries in the region before it, Saudi Arabia is on the brink of a perfect storm of interconnected challenges that, if history is anything to judge by, will be the monarchyâEUR(TM)s undoing well within the next decade.

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