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Stop The Abuse of Children in The Fashion Industry   video
Business  (tags: Jennifer Sky, fashion industry, child protection, petition )

Dandelion
- 57 days ago - youtube.com
Calling for the creation of an action committee to define and enforce labor protections in the fashion industry. 54% of models begin working on or before the age of sixteen. Agencies start recruiting at age thirteen. Few protections are given to children.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Special K's Rainforest Destruction!
Business  (tags: economy, business, dishonesty, corporate, rainforest destruciton, environment, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 193 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A recent report by Oxfam shows that corporations like Kellogg's have acquired over 4 million hectares of land for sugar production. Activists say the purchases are undertaken without transparency they say much of this land belongs to indigenous peoples, a
Help End Modern Slavery in Hong Kong ACTION
Business  (tags: humanrights, Hong KOng, migrant workers, abuse, slavery, Indonesia, money, business )

Nancy
- 47 days ago - walkfree.org
After 8 months of being forced to work with no pay in a Hong Kong family's home, Erwiana's beaten and broken body was dumped at the city's largest airport with a one way ticket home and a frightening threat - tell anyone about what happened and your...
10 Cents a Garment Can Prevent the Next Bangladesh Factory Disaster and Petition
Business  (tags: business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, Entrepreneurs, ethics, finance, government, investments, law, Labor, marketing, money, politics, society, world )

Kit
- 320 days ago - takepart.com
U.S. retailers seem to believe that American consumers won't pay an extra dime for a cheap skort to save the lives of Bangladesh's garment workers. Prove them wrong.
Walmart & Other American Retailers: Ensure Basic Safety & Human Rights for Workers in Bangladesh ACTION
Business  (tags: Walmart, Bangladesh, corruption, Penney's, corporate, factory conditions, H&M, Gap, fire, death )

Nancy
- 352 days ago - org.credoaction.com
The disaster at Rana Plaza is now the deadliest incident in the garment industry in known history. Two of the brands identified in documents found in the rubble are sold at JC Penney. Photo by ILRF
The Financial Industry Doesn't Want You to Know About Its Lack of Diversity
Business  (tags: financial industry, diversity, hiring, society, business, corruption, usa, news )

Cal
- 25 days ago - motherjones.com
Financial institutions fight a new rule that would have them assess employee diversity.
Walmart Employees Having to Hold Food Drive For Thanksgiving to Feed Themselves
Business  (tags: Walmart, Thanksgiving, Ohio, low paid workers, poverty, employees helping employees )

Dandelion
- 150 days ago - dailykos.com
Walmart's management is asking its low-paid workers to give to its even lower-paid workers. That's asking people who are kinda sorta getting by giving to those who are living in poverty by their mutual employer, who refuses to pay them a living wage.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prosecute Financial Criminals - ForceChange
Business  (tags: dishonesty, corporate, business, abuse, 2008 Financial Meltdown, corruption, cover-up, law, society, politics, ethics, economy, news )

Cal
- 187 days ago - forcechange.com
The 2008 financial crisis, which led to a world-wide recession, was not an accident or the result of incompetence. Rather, it was the result of rampant fraud at the top levels of the banking industry, perpetrated by specific individuals who ought to be in
Bangladesh Garment-Factory Collapse Kills Nearly 100 People
Business  (tags: garment factory, Bangladesh, death, injured, business, ethics, humanrights, corruption )

Nancy
- 359 days ago - ecouterre.com
An eight-story facility that housed several garment factories and shops collapsed in Bangladesh on Wednesday, killing at least 96 people, injuring more than 800, and trapping a yet-unknown number under the mass of concrete rubble, according to officials.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Oreo- Stop Putting Palm Oil In Your Cookies Unless You Know It Does NOT Contain Deforestation & Animal Extin
Business  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse )

Cal
- 247 days ago - change.org
Please sign this petition to tell America's Favorite Cookie, Oreo that we as consumers want to know that we are not driving deforestation, animal genocide and animal extinctions by buying this product.
Save Elephants From Inhumane Confinement ACTION
Business  (tags: Oregon Zoo, elephants, wildlife, animalrights, money, dishonesty )

Nancy
- 105 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The money that voters were led to believe would help these elephants continues to be used for other purposes. While these animals suffer in a cramped exhibit, the zoo has sacrificed their well being in order to further it's own agenda of maximizing profit
Send a Message to Coke's CEO: Stop Interfering in National Park Policy! ACTION
Business  (tags: corporate, business, ethics, policy, money, Coke, national parks, consumers, dishonesty )

Nancy
- 360 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
Decisions about park policy should be made transparently by park employees and the public they serve, not by a global beverage corporation behind closed doors. I stand with more than 40,000 park goers and 150 groups across the country to support the Gold
The Waltons of Walmart - The Greediest Family In The World
Business  (tags: WalMart, greedy family, The Waltons, taxes, inheritance taxes, strategies )

Dandelion
- 213 days ago - occupy.com
The strategies the Walton family uses to avoid estate and inheritance taxes on their fortune is establishing a type of charitable trust that can shelter money from taxes, and later put that money back into the pockets of family heirs, even at a profit.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Encourage University to Stop Investing in Big Oil
Business  (tags: ACTIVISM, ENERGY, DIVESTING FORM BIG OIL, EDUCATION, EDUCATION, environment, destruction, climate-change, energy, humans, politics, ethics, business, news, politics )

Cal
- 266 days ago - forcechange.com
Seattle's University of Washington has stocks in Exxon, Chevron and Conoco Phillips, among others. The school should make the right decision for the climate and divest the university endowment from fossil fuels to help combat climate change.
Ask Warner Bros. Where the Cocoa for Their Harry Potter Chocolates Comes From ACTION
Business  (tags: humanrights, slavery, crime, Harry Potter, Behr chocolate, world, business, corruption, money )

Nancy
- 310 days ago - e-activist.com
Ask the CEO of Warner Bros. what steps they are taking to ensure Harry Potter chocolates are slavery free.An independent investigation into their supplier Behr's Chocolates led to a failing score of 1 out of 48 possible measures to ensure their operations
 

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