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OP-ED: Death in the Human Workplace
Business  (tags: workplace issues, death, employers, workers rights, grieving, compassion, news, business, americans )

Cal
- 533 days ago - linkedin.com
When an employee's family member is ill or dying, we should be our most sympathetic
Guatemala Factory Supplying Walmart and Other US Retailers Stole $6 Million From Workers
Business  (tags: outsourcing, retailers, workers rights, theft )

Freya
- 586 days ago - thenation.com
A factory company that made clothes for at least sixty American labels, including Macy's, JCPenney, Kohl's and Walmart, allegedly owes Guatemalan workers more than $6 million in back wages and benefits, according to an investigation by the Institute...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Canada: Tell the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) That Rio Tinto Has No Place in the Olympic Games
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, abuse, Rio Tinto, labor, workers rights, activism, politics, news, world, ethics, business )

Cal
- 1202 days ago - labourstart.org
Mining giant Rio Tinto is the official Olympic supplier of the metal used to make the 2012 Olympic medals - yet it locked out 780 workers who are standing up against the company's aggressive contracting-out demands at a highly profitable aluminum smelter
Triangle Fire....American Experience
Business  (tags: Triangle Fire, Shirtwaste Factory, New York, Collective Bargaining, picketing, workers rights, unsafe working conditions, American Experience, Wisconsin )

Dandelion
- 1252 days ago - pbs.org
On March 25th , 1911, a deadly fire broke out in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York. When the 18-minute fire was over, 129 young women and 17 men had perished. This is what happens without collective bargaining. Don't forget that, it's your life.
Labour Start World Petiton Page ACTION
Business  (tags: business, laborers, world, corporate, ethics, workers rights, money )

Nancy
- 1287 days ago - labourstart.org
Act for the rights of laborers across the world.
Tell Firestone to Play Fair in Liberia!-Please Take Action!!
Business  (tags: corporate, business, humans, abuse, Liberia, workers rights, labor rights )

Tierney
- 2043 days ago - unionvoice.org
As sports fans gear up for the NFL Super Bowl next week, the Halftime show sponsor, Bridgestone/Firestone, continues to exploit workers on its rubber plantation in Liberia.
Workers of America: Wake Up! We All Need a Union!
Business  (tags: Workers rights, unions, organizing, protection )

Maryann
- 2455 days ago - organicconsumers.org
We workers of America, white collar, pink collar, blue collar, and no collar at all, have just gotten a wonderful example of the power of having a union. It's an example that should have every unorganized employee in America looking for a union organizer.
Wal-Mart Workers Win $62 Million
Business  (tags: workers rights, money, business, ethics, labor, wal-mart )

Chakwaina
- 2875 days ago - corpwatch.org
Wal-Mart workers in Pennsylvania who previously won a $78.5 million class-action award for working off the clock will share an additional $62.3 million in damages, a judge ruled Wednesday.
   

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