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Tell Congress: Rein In "Too Big to Fail" Banks
Business  (tags: banks, money, finance, Wall Street, petitions )

Freya
- 20 days ago - signherenow.org
Wall Street greed and risky behavior is out of control and needs to be reined in. There is a simple solution: pass the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act. Both the RNC and DNC platforms call for a new Glass-Steagall and there is bipartisan support for...
Feds Crack Down on Coal Cleanup Financing
Business  (tags: Maria Cantwell, Coal, Coal mining, Interior Department, Office of Surface Mining )

Judy
- 20 days ago - thehill.com
Federal regulators are asking states to stop giving coal-mining permits to companies without the financing to guarantee that they can pay to clean up the mines after they are abandoned.
Audit Reveals the Pentagon Doesn't Know Where $6.5 Trillion Dollars Has Gone
Business  (tags: Pentagon, pentagon audit, $6.5 Trillion missing )

Judy
- 21 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
Please share this story if you are appalled by the fact that there are Americans that are homeless and hungry, including U.S. combat veterans -- while the government is unable to account for $6.5 trillion dollars of taxpayer money.
This Tax Law Professor Is Taking on the Super Rich
Business  (tags: tax law professor, Victor Fleischer, super rich, carried interest, founders' stock )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - truth-out.org
Most of Americas superest rich owe their exceedingly good fortune in life to the companies they founded. And most of these founders owe the immensity of their good fortune to the wink wink the tax code extends them at tax time.
Stop Nestle From Coming to Walla Walla Valley, Waitsburg, Washington State
Business  (tags: abuse, corporate, corruption, cover-up, ethics, lies, SustainableDevelopment, Nestles, water, usa )

Kathy
- 24 days ago - gopetition.com
In consideration of the fact that Nestle Waters is a predatory company with no care for the well being of the areas it drains water from, it is distressing that the City of Waitsburg has actively solicited this company to come to our region.
Pope Francis Capitalism Is Terrorism Against All of Humanity
Business  (tags: Pope Francis, muslims, extremists, fundamentalist, all religions, peace, war for money )

Dandelion
- 28 days ago - commondreams.org
There is war for money, there is war for natural resources. There is war for the domination of peoples. Some might think I am speaking of religious war. No. All religions want peace; it is other people who want war.
Stop Hiding Who Is Funding The Convention Release Donor List Now! - Petition
Business  (tags: DNC, donor list, sealing, hiding, petition, Corporate donations )

Dandelion
- 30 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
We all know big corporations and big money lobbyists donate massive sums to political conventions for one reason: To gain access to power and win influence in Washington. Now the DNC just went to court to keep its donor list hidden from the public.
Tell Congressional Republican Leadership: Follow Your Party Platform and Reinstate Glass-Steagall
Business  (tags: banks, regulation, petitions, Republicans )

Freya
- 31 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In a shocking move last week, Republicans added a plank to their platform calling for the reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall divide between investment and commercial banking.
Blatant Illegal Job Misclassification Causes Stress and Pain
Business  (tags: independent contractors, gig economy, benefits, wages, economic injustice, jobs, income )

Freya
- 31 days ago - alternet.org
Are gig economy workers independent contractors or indentured servants?
Stephen Hawking: Our Attitude Towards Wealth Played a Crucial Role in Brexit. We Need a Rethink
Business  (tags: European Union, EU referendum, Foreign policy, Climate change )

Judy
- 31 days ago - theguardian.com
"... we need to understand why British people made the choice that they did. I believe that wealth, the way we understand it and the way we share it, played a crucial role in their decision."
Ecuador Pays $112 Million Award to Chevron in 4-Decade-Old Contract Dispute
Business  (tags: Ecuador, Chevron, contract dispute, oil drilling, Amazon rainforest, environmental harm, massive damage, toxic waste, President Rafael Correa, Hague arbitration court, US Supreme Court, bilateral investment treaty, transnational corporations )

LucyKalei
- 35 days ago - portside.org
Ecuador first rejected US SupremeCourt ruling ordering them to pay oil giant a $96-M award for breach of contract. Ecuador'd accused Chevron of knowingly causing irreparable environmental harm with thousands of oil spills & terminated their contract.
Did Industry Ties Lead Democratic Party Platform Committee to Nix Fracking Ban?
Business  (tags: Bill Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, FracRock International, Carol Browner, Wendy Sherman, Madeleine Albright, DNC, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, EcoStim Energy Solutions, fracking )

Judy
- 38 days ago - desmogblog.com
Revealed: two members of the committee chosen by Hillary Clinton work for a consulting, lobbying and investment firm with a financial stake in fracking. Albright Stonebridge Group, founded and run by Bill Clinton's SOS Madeline Albright...
Activists Defeat Anti-BDS Legislation in Massachusetts
Business  (tags: BDS international, BDS South Africa, Palestine, Gaza Strip siege-occupation, BDS campaign, world, americans, money, marketing, news, investments, finance, usa )

Jess
- 38 days ago - electronicintifada.net
An anti-boycott amendment was withdrawn in the Massachusetts senate on 14 July following a campaign by Palestine solidarity groups
The Myth of the Job Creators
Business  (tags: job creator, Donald Trump, myth, Nick Hanauer )

Dandelion
- 39 days ago - truth-out.org
The language and metaphors we use to defend the current economic and social arrangements is telling. It is a small jump from job creator to the creator. This language was not chosen by accident.
FBI Arrests Senior HSBC Banker Accused of Rigging Multibillion Dollar Deal
Business  (tags: HSBC, UK, money fraud, Mark Johnson, Stuart Scott, manipulated foreign exchange )

Dandelion
- 39 days ago - theguardian.com
Mark Johnson and a colleague allegedly defrauded clients and manipulated the foreign exchange market to benefit themselves and their bank.

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