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Gay Youth Required to Wear Name Tag Labeled GAYTARD - Petition
Business  (tags: Petition, Gaytard, Tyler Brandt, Taco John's, Yankton, South Dakota )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - aclu.org
16 year old Tyler Brandt's supervisor created and required him to wear a name tag labeled "GAYTARD" while he worked at a Taco John's restaurant in Yankton, South Dakota. Tyler was intentionally humiliated in front of customers and coworkers. Unacceptable.
William McDonough & Michael Braungart: "Cradle to Cradle", Making How We Make Things Better   video
Business  (tags: green business, indoor environment, business, energy, environment, ethics, GoodNews, greenbuilding, money, SustainableDevelopment )

Betsy
- 26 days ago - youtube.com
"Cradle to Cradle" an ecological movement, an industrial production concept, a successful business brand name. Cradle to Cradle addresses scarcity with abundance, keeps products in usability cycles, views "wastes" as "nutrients"...and more.
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
- 10 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.
Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash
Business  (tags: Inside the New York Fed, Carmen Segarra, 46 hours of tape, Wall Street, Goldman Sachs, President William Dudley )

Dandelion
- 26 days ago - propublica.org
A confidential report and a fired examiner's hidden recorder penetrate the cloistered world of Wall Street's top regulator--and its history of deference to banks.
Coca-Cola Is Not the Solution to Hunger in Africa
Business  (tags: business, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, greed, agriculture, world, politics, society, investors, finance, government, ethics )

Cal
- 29 days ago - theecologist.org
Backed by £600 million of British aid under the guise of 'food security' and 'nutrition', a vast give-away of Africa's land is under way that will condemn small farmers to landlessness and povert
World Food Day 2014 Toasts Family Farmers
Business  (tags: family farming, World Food Day, economy, ecosystems, globalwarming, food, health, family )

Nancy
- 6 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 )

Carrie
- 9 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.
Obama Hits at Companies Moving Overseas to Avoid Taxes
Business  (tags: Obama administration, taxes, business, corporate, government, ethics, economy, money, dishonesty, news )

Carrie
- 30 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Obama administration took action Monday to discourage corporations from moving their headquarters abroad to avoid U.S. taxes, announcing new rules designed to make such transactions significantly less profitable.
Coca-Cola's River Cleanup Work in Tanzania Shows Mixed Motives
Business  (tags: corporate, business, ethics, environment, news, politics, society, SustainableDevelopment )

Cal
- 23 days ago - globalpost.com
Coca-Cola is partnering with governments, NGOs, and other companies to improve access to water, occupying a gray area where genuine charity meets corporate profit.
3 Ways Small Business Plays Huge Role in Fighting Climate Change
Business  (tags: business, economy, environment, climate change, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 17 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.
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
- 15 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.
Cat Cafe Craze Hits Down Under!
Business  (tags: GoodNews, cat craze, down under, Australian's first cat cafe, video )

BarbCat
- 24 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
The kitty craze has hit down under! Taking a cue from the over 150 cat cafes in Japan and 30 more throughout the world, Australia is now catering to their Aussie cat lover's by opening the first cat cafe!
Indiegogo Campaign: Palestinian Women Sew for Change
Business  (tags: Indiegogo, women, traditional embroidery, fund raising, income, fair trade, Sunbula, cooperatives, marketing, Palestine )

Evelyn
- 9 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
- 16 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please support to end the products and stay in cruelty free.
Tell Walmart: Don't Take Away Employee Health Insurance - ForceChange
Business  (tags: wal-mart, abuse, ethics, human rights, health care, Workers rights )

Beverly
- 7 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.
 

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