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America's Oldest Workers: Why We Refuse to Retire!
Business  (tags: americans, business, corporate, economy, finance, humans, law, money, society, usa, wal-mart )

Susan
- 51 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
For these seniors, the best retirement is not to retire. From a 102-year-old Wal-Mart worker to an activist park ranger, these workers have stayed on the job well into their golden years.At 102 years old, Loren Wade is one of the oldest workers in the cou
Consumers Informed By the Internet Are Forcing Social Responsibility on Big Food Manufacturers
Business  (tags: Big Food, McDonald's, social responsibilityGoodNews, business, consumers, dishonesty, ethics, GoodNews, humans, labor, marketing, news, society, sustainabledevelopment, technology, wal-mart, world )

Betsy
- 86 days ago - ibtimes.com
In August alone, the world's largest food company by revenue, Nestle SA (VTX:NESN), imposed an extensive regime of strict new animal-welfare safeguards on its 7,300 meat, poultry, egg and dairy suppliers. McDonalds, Nestle, Kellog must change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NO SLAVE LABOR: Sign the Petition to Costco, Walmart, and Carrefour
Business  (tags: wal-mart, society, law, supply chain, slave labor, abuse, abusive labor practives, activism, world, bad business, corporations, food chains )

Cal
- 152 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Your frozen prawns and shrimp were likely produced through slave labor. These supermarkets need to make a change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Walmart From Exploiting Slaves - ForceChange
Business  (tags: politics, money, ethics, corporate, wal-mart, slave labor, shrimp trade, exploitation, world )

Cal
- 161 days ago - forcechange.com
Several major supermarkets including Walmart have been found to be relying on shrimp suppliers that use slaves. These slave are threatened with violence to work for years without pay in the Asian seafood industry
Walmart: Go Subsidize Yourself PETITION!!
Business  (tags: society, safety, americans, crime, culture, ethics, government, law, news, rights, business, corporate, dishonesty, lies, money, wal-mart )

Robert
- 163 days ago - other98.com
Every year taxpayers subsidize Walmart - the world's wealthiest corporation 1 - to the tune of $7.8 BILLION!
Fast Food Workers Around the World Want a Reasonable Wage
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, fast food, workers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, money, investors, investments, law, labor, lies, marketing, investing, humans, wal-mart, usa )

Angelus
- 188 days ago - readersupportednews.org
The next wave should be retail ,which abuses millions of workers around the USA
Are Supermarkets Cheaper Than Farmers' Markets?
Business  (tags: Grocery, Organic, Farmers Market, Produce, Price, Sustainable, Local, Healthy, Economy, Economics, Savings, Value, business, consumers, corporate, environment, ethics, farming, money, wal-mart, Walmart )

Syd
- 217 days ago - threespringsfarm.com
We selected 3 area supermarkets with which to compare our farmers' market prices: an organic/health food chain, Wild Oats, as we grow organically (though not certified); the most widespread grocery store in town, Albertsons; and Wal-Mart...
FOOD FOR THOUGHT - This Is What Your Meat Eats
Business  (tags: marketing, abuse, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, environment, ethics, farming, humans, wal-mart, world, meat, CAFO, Factory Farming, Animals, Animal Abuse, Veg, Vegetarian, Vegan, Compassion, Nutrition )

Syd
- 229 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
When you bite into a juicy hamburger or a lovely steak, it's easy to forget that piece of meat was once a living, breathing, hungry animal. It also needed nutrients to survive. While we all want to think that our meat eats according to nature, this is...
Amazon-- a Worse Employer Than Walmart?
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, Amazon, jobs, employees, employers, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, marketing, lies, money, politics, labor, law, investments, investors, wal-mart, usa )

Angelus
- 267 days ago - readersupportednews.org
And right behind Walmart is Home Depot, Lowe's, Target, etc..Be careful where you spend your money as it tells how you view those company practices.Amazon has put a lot of smaller business out of business and cost thousands of jobs
Walmart Yielding to Pressure About Worker Treatment
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, Lowes, Home Depot, retail, employers, employment, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, government, investors, labor, investments, investing, money, usa, wal-mart, politics )

Angelus
- 282 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Home Depot needs a serious look as well as Lowe's, Target, etc. Understaffing is a huge problem in Big Retail. Also, these companies claim they cannot give fixed schedules, so they destroy lives by predatory scheduling.
Walmart Stumbles on SNAP; Warns of Lost Profits
Business  (tags: wal-mart, economy, government, congress, SNAP, Americans, money, consumers, business, politics, society )

CarrieSIC
- 294 days ago - dailykos.com
Saw this headline across quite a few feeds this morning.... Can't say it enough... I told you so.The economic impact of the Republican decision, and all their attempts to rebuff Democrat's attempts to keep that SNAP option at a higher rate, is very real.
Studies Reveal Consensus: Trade Flows During "Free Trade" Era Have Exacerbated U.S. Income Inequality
Business  (tags: obama, politics, lies, propaganda, congress, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, americans, media, labor, money, marketing, society, usa, finance, corporate, business, consumers, economy, cover-up, oil, wal-mart, world )

JL
- 294 days ago - citizen.typepad.com
Recent Studies: Trade's Contribution to Inequality Has Increased since the 1990s and Is Likely to Increase Further
Take Action:Tell President Obama It's Time to Raise the Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors!
Business  (tags: usa, obama, ethics, congress, government, abuse, americans, corporate, business, consumers, economy, money, labor, law, society, wal-mart )

JL
- 301 days ago - keithellison.ngpvanhost.com
President Obama can sign an executive order to help the 2 million workers employed by government contracts who make below a living wage. That's more low wage workers than work at Walmart and McDonalds combined. These 2 million workers are the folks who
Wal-Mart Bans Man for Life for Matching Ads
Business  (tags: Wal-mart )

Freya
- 347 days ago - money.msn.com
A disabled former professional wrestler was banned for life from Wal-Mart for ad matching, one of the retailer's proudest traditions.
 

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