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American Made Sneakers for US Servicemen PLEASE SIGN!!
Business  (tags: American-made sneakers, servicemen, servicewomen, usa, 1941 Barry Amendment, loophole, society )

BarbCat
- 258 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our men and women in uniform deserve the very best uniforms and equipment and, thanks to the 1941 Berry Amendment, those uniforms must be made in the USA. But a loophole in this amendment excludes athletic footwear and, as a result, the US government spen
Stop The Abuse of Children in The Fashion Industry   video
Business  (tags: Jennifer Sky, fashion industry, child protection, petition )

Dandelion
- 279 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.
California Minimum Wage; Help Us Increase It to $13 / Hour
Business  (tags: minimum-wage, labor, California, health, families )

Demo
- 180 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
The California Senate has approved a measure to raise the minimum wage in the state to about one half of what it would be if it had been tied to inflation at inception, yet still about double the current federal rate; $13 / hour by 2017. Sign and help us!
Gay Youth Required to Wear Name Tag Labeled GAYTARD - Petition
Business  (tags: Petition, Gaytard, Tyler Brandt, Taco John's, Yankton, South Dakota )

Dandelion
- 58 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.
Help End Modern Slavery in Hong Kong ACTION
Business  (tags: humanrights, Hong KOng, migrant workers, abuse, slavery, Indonesia, money, business )

Nancy
- 270 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...
Tell the EPA: Protect Bristol Bay ACTION US
Business  (tags: Koch Brothers, minind, Alaska, veterans, fishing, livelihood )

Nancy
- 111 days ago - action.votevets.org
Every summer, hundreds of veterans head to Bristol Bay, Alaska to earn a living as commercial fishermen, but Koch-connected mine development is putting those jobs, and the local habitat, in series risk.
Tell the FCC to Reclassify ISPs as Common Carriers - Free Press Petition
Business  (tags: FCC, Net Neutrality, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, discrimination, Internet, Common Carrier )

Dandelion
- 135 days ago - act.freepress.net
The FCC's proposed Internet rules are terrible. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler is pushing a plan that would allow rampant discrimination online. If approved, these rules would mean the end of Net Neutrality.
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
- 248 days ago - motherjones.com
Financial institutions fight a new rule that would have them assess employee diversity.
Tell the FCC That Telecom Money Doesn't Speak for You ACTION
Business  (tags: corporate, telecom, net neutrality, FCC, money, consumers, business )

Nancy
- 93 days ago - act.presente.org
Net Neutrality is the principle that keeps the Internet operating as a level playing field -- it basically says that broadband providers, like Comcast or AT&T, need to treat all data flowing over their networks the same. They can't slow down or block the-
Sign the Robin Hood Tax Petition ACTION
Business  (tags: Robin Hood Tax, money, investments, poverty, banking, trading, ecosystems, climate-change, economy )

Nancy
- 5 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.
Drop Rush Limbaugh Sponsors
Business  (tags: Rush Limbaugh, sexual assault, petition, drop advertising )

Dandelion
- 70 days ago - action.dccc.org
During a rant on sexual assault, Rush Limbaugh asserted that sometimes "No means yes." See top comment for full sentence. Please sign.
Save Elephants From Inhumane Confinement ACTION
Business  (tags: Oregon Zoo, elephants, wildlife, animalrights, money, dishonesty )

Nancy
- 327 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
Help End Domestic Slavery
Business  (tags: USA, slavery, abuse, ratify Convention 189 )

Dandelion
- 81 days ago - walkfree.org
Domestic work is a source of employment but the people behind these numbers are too often invisible behind the doors of private households and unprotected by national legislation. This allows for the worst types of abuse often amounting to modern slavery.
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
- 61 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.
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
- 36 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.
 

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