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Sign the Robin Hood Tax Petition ACTION
Business  (tags: Robin Hood Tax, money, investments, poverty, banking, trading, ecosystems, climate-change, economy )

Nancy
- 29 days ago - foe.co.uk
With billions of pounds needed to help tackle poverty and climate change, we think it's fair to ask bankers and traders to pay a little more.
The Robin Hood Tax - Petition
Business  (tags: Robin Hood Tax, Oxfam, tax, relieve poverty, big banks )

Dandelion
- 26 days ago - oxfam.org
Around the world, momentum is building behind a tiny tax on bankers that could generate billions to help with problems at home and overseas. A tiny tax on the transactions of big banks that could deliver billions to help ordinary people and fight poverty.
Sign the Pledge: Don't Buy These Koch Products ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Business  (tags: Americans, business, consumers, corporate, economy, money, politics, government, ethics, corruption, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 28 days ago - dailykos.com
Koch industries and its subsidiaries are expansive--their holdings include everything from gas stations to pipelines, paper products for everyday use, greeting cards, chemicals used to make materials, and the fabric that makes your clothing.
Fast Food Workers' $15 Demand: How Aiming High Launched a Social Movement
Business  (tags: Americans, fast food workers, economy, corporate, business, ethics, money, society, goodnews, humans, abuse, news )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - fortune.com
Organizers characterize the request for $15 per hour as an off-the-cuff calculation, but it's proved to be a brilliant strategy.Fast food workers in some 190 cities walked off the job on Thursday, seeking the same demand they've been making for the...
Win for PepsiCo Workers Occupying Tingalpa!
Business  (tags: PepsiCo, Australia, IUF, NUW, labor, worker's rights, money, business )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - iuf.org
The union has signed an agreement which puts in place an equal pay system for casual workers and converts casual to permanent positions after 12 months.
Current Technologies: End Your Vicious and Frivolous Lawsuit Against My 14 Year Old Daughter ACTION
Business  (tags: corporate, ethics, money, lawsuit, Current Technologies, USPTO, business )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - change.org
We have to stop big businesses from going after smaller, new upstarts out of greed. If this can happen to my daughter, it can happen to any new company. We take a stand now.
Are Cities the Next Front in the Right's War on Labor?
Business  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, labor, politics, ALECsociety )

Cal
- 16 days ago - thenation.com
From ALEC to the Heritage Foundation, a group of anti-labor stalwarts is looking to turn cities and counties into "right-to-work" zones.
FIRE Kean University President Dahwood Farahi ACTION
Business  (tags: education, Kean U, Dahwood Farahi, illegitimate resume, no parking, absurd expenditure )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - change.org
Faculty members at Kean say the the 1983 résumé is one of several examples they have found of erroneous claims of publication and other misleading statements on what they claim to be six additional résumés by Farahi, beginning in 1982 and spanning almost
How Walmart Owners Give Thanks And Give Back
Business  (tags: Walmart, stingy, philanthropy, Walmart heirs, Rob Walton, Jim Walton, Alice Walton, Christy Walton )

Dandelion
- 18 days ago - dailykos.com
Instead of opening their hearts and wallets, the Walton family is staying true to Walmart's corporate mantra: Screw workers. Live better. The family that owns the retailing giant is giving back almost nothing at all to Philanthropy.
McDonald's Korea Union Member Dismissed for Fast Food Activism ACTION
Business  (tags: Korea, fast food, McDonald's, business, wage and schedule manipulation, unsafe work placescorporate )

Nancy
- 26 days ago - iuf.org
The Arbeit Workers' Union (which organizes precarious workers) is demanding her reinstatement and publicizing her case. You can support them -
THE ECONOMICS OF FRACKING: Junk Bonds Fuel the Shale Boom
Business  (tags: environment, destruction, junk bonds, ecosystems, fracking, frack is whack, business, investments, dishonesty, finance, ethics, marketing, money, oil, politics, corruption, economy )

Cal
- 4 days ago - businessweek.com
The U.S. drive for energy independence is backed by a surge in junk bonds that has been as vital to the boom as the breakthroughs in drilling technology.
It's Only Taken Us 5 Years to Forget the Single Biggest Lesson of the Financial Meltdown
Business  (tags: foreclosures, business, economy, dishonesty, corporate, consumers, corruption, society, politics, government, money, news )

Cal
- 10 days ago - motherjones.com
Yesterday the Federal Housing Finance Agency issued new underwriting guidelines that allow some home buyers to take out mortgages with down payments as small as 3 percent
How Amazon Became Santa's Sweatshop
Business  (tags: abuse, business, ethics, dishonesty )

Phyllis
- 7 days ago - thedailybeast.com
A subcontracted company where workers process and ship Amazon goods, employees have to undergo screenings at the end of the day, every day, apparently to ensure they aren't stealing things, and they are NOT getting paid.
Government of Luxembourg: Stop Allowing Global Corporations to Avoid Their Taxes and Clean Up Your System - PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: abuse, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, ethics, economy, government, lies )

Beverly
- 15 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Let's show Luxembourg's government that we're fed up with them facilitating corporate tax dodging.
 

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