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Stop Selling Doll With Sack of Cash and Bag of Meth To Children - Petition
Business  (tags: Petition, Breaking Bad Dolls, unsuitable, are we serious, anything for a dollar, violent dolls )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - change.org
Breaking Bad an adult program has violent content and celebration of the drug trade which makes this collection of dolls unsuitable to be sold alongside Barbie dolls and Disney characters.
EBay: It's Time to Say "Bye Now" to ALEC ACTION
Business  (tags: EBay, ALEC, American Legislative Exchange Committee, stand your ground laws, pay to play, ethics, business, corporate )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - act.standuptoalec.org
This week eBay told reporters it had no plans to end its ALEC membership and would continue its cozy relationship with a group that allows our democracy to be sold to the highest bidder - like any other item on eBay's online auction site.
Time for Pitchforks: Why The Obscene Wealth Gap Can Only Mean One Thing
Business  (tags: Gates, Buffett, Kochs, Waltons, Zuckerberg, pitchforks, investments, million years )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - occupy.com
Each of nine individuals Gates, Buffett, 2 Kochs, 4 Waltons, Zuckerberg made, on average, so much from his/her investments since January 2013 that a median American worker would need a quarter of a million years to catch up.
World Food Day 2014 Toasts Family Farmers
Business  (tags: family farming, World Food Day, economy, ecosystems, globalwarming, food, health, family )

Nancy
- 14 days ago - foodtank.com
Today, the world puts 500 million family farmers in the spotlight in observance of World Food Day 2014. The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has recognized family farmers as central to solving global hunger and malnutrition.
Bacon Is the New Veal: Why the Cruelty in the Pork Industry Must Be Stopped
Business  (tags: animals, pig farms, pork industry, cruelty, ethics, money, business, consumers, ethics, cover-up, humans, law, society, news, government, dishonesty )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - alternet.org
Pigs are curious, active animals. When they are immobilized in these tiny cages and robbed of any mental stimulation, they go insane, often biting the metal bars with such desperation that their mouths fill with blood. They rock back and forth for hours.
3 Ways Small Business Plays Huge Role in Fighting Climate Change
Business  (tags: business, economy, environment, climate change, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 25 days ago - ecowatch.com
One of the biggest outcomes of the recent UN Climate Summit came from the private sector, where, side by side with world leaders, 1,042 multinational corporations (MNCs) pledged their support for carbon pricing.
Tell Walmart: Don't Take Away Employee Health Insurance - ForceChange
Business  (tags: wal-mart, abuse, ethics, human rights, health care, Workers rights )

Beverly
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to demand that Walmart give back the basic right of health care to the employees that it relies on to continue running.
Monsanto Scandal Causes Reopening of US Investigation of GMO Wheat
Business  (tags: money, business, farming, Monsanto, gmo wheat, ethics, environment, health, food, ecosystems, environment, protection )

Nancy
- 23 days ago - nationofchange.org
The USDA revealed that genetically engineered wheat was discovered on a Montana farm after the trial period had run its course. This new GMO wheat scandal, with fingers pointed at Monsanto, is a "failed policy" that threatens farmers.
Support L.A. City Council Resolution Backing Gerawan Workers ACTION
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, labor, Gerawan, UFW, human rights, farmer's rights )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - action.ufw.org
Even as state prosecutors press their case before a judge at a Fresno hearing over charges of flagrant labor law violations by Gerawan Farming Inc., hundreds of Gerawan workers from Fresno County and L.A. supporters will press at City Hall for this...
L.A. City Council Backs Union Contract for Fresno Farmworkers
Business  (tags: corporate, business, Gerawan, farming, LA City Council, union rights, money )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - latimes.com
The best moment of the day was seeing the workers' faces when council members unanimously passed a resolution urging Gerawan to refrain from violating the law and implement its workers' union contract.
Indiegogo Campaign: Palestinian Women Sew for Change
Business  (tags: Indiegogo, women, traditional embroidery, fund raising, income, fair trade, Sunbula, cooperatives, marketing, Palestine )

Evelyn
- 17 days ago - indiegogo.com
Help Palestinian women create traditional works of art that support their families. Sunbula, a fair trade organization in Jerusalem, helps link small women's cooperatives, & families with the needles, thread & fabric they need to sew, and with markets
Uphold Cruelty-Free Product Testing Standards
Business  (tags: )

Barbara
- 24 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please support to end the products and stay in cruelty free.
Tell the Walton Family: Stop Your Hypocritical Undercover Campaign To Destroy Rooftop Solar - Petition
Business  (tags: Walton Family, First Solar, ALEC, Koch Brothers, pro fossil fuels, hypocrisy, Arizona, rooftop solar installations )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Their strategy is already working in Arizona, where residential solar installations dropped 40% after Walton family-supported fees were introduced, leading to unprecedented job losses in Arizona's solar industry. Call out Walton's hypocrisy.
End Forced Labour and Abuse of Migrant Workers in South Korea ACTION
Business  (tags: abuse of migrant workers, South Korea, labor, corruption, business, money, human rights, freedoms, world )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - campaigns.amnesty.org
Imagine your food being produced by migrant agricultural workers who are trafficked and work in forced labour conditions. It's what's happening in South Korea. Help us stand by those who grow food and rear animals by taking action to pressure the South...
Farming Systems Trial-30 Years
Business  (tags: organic farming, Rodale 30 year trial, business, health, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature )

Nancy
- 26 days ago - rodaleinstitute.org
Organic farming uses 45% less energy and is more efficient. Conventional systems produce 40% more greenhouse gases. Organic farming systems are more profitable than conventional.
 

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