START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Business

If Monsanto Is Purchased By Bayer or BASF, What Are the Implications?
Business  (tags: Bayer, BASF, business, consumers, corporate, farming, money, Monsanto, world )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - realagriculture.com
Monsanto has been the target of anti-GMO protestors for years. How would the anti-ag technology rhetoric evolve if the Monsanto 'bogeyman' is stripped from the GMO conversation? How much anti-GMO 'residue' could Bayer or BASF acquire if they absorb...
The Shoe 'Science' Racket: Footwear Companies Rake in Monster Cash By Lying to Their Customers
Business  (tags: shoes, athletic wear, advertising, fraud, scams, false advertising )

Freya
- 12 days ago - alternet.org
More casually and commercially, biomechanics is the physics of sports. Giant shoe manufacturers like Nike, Adidas and Skechers spend millions of dollars applying biomechanics to create the perfect shoe they can market to you.
The Apparent Hijacking of George Zimmerman's Gun Auction
Business  (tags: George Zimmerman, gun auction, Trayvon Martin, murder weapon )

Judy
- 13 days ago - theatlantic.com
George Zimmerman's plan to sell the pistol he killed Trayvon Martin with appears to have backfired. Let's hope so!
Nestle Just Gained Control Over This Town's Water for 45 Years
Business  (tags: absolute dominion, Fryeburg, Governor Paul LePage, Maine, Nestle, Nickie Sekera, Poland Springs, water activists )

Judy
- 13 days ago - usuncut.com
In the coming weeks, Nestlé also plans to secure water sources in Oxbow Springs, Oregon, and Eldritch, Pennsylvannia.
U.S. Poultry Workers Denied Bathroom Breaks, Wear Diapers at Work: Oxfam Report
Business  (tags: US Poultry workers, no bathroom breaks, american, poultry factories, wearing diapers, abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, humans, money, world )

Lone
- 13 days ago - cbc.ca
A new report from Oxfam says some employees in American poultry factories are regularly denied bathroom breaks, and as a result are reduced to wearing diapers on the production line.
Bayer Reportedly Eyes Bid for $40 Billion Monsanto
Business  (tags: Bayer, business, corporate, ethics, farming, money, Monsanto, world )

Kathy
- 13 days ago - msn.com
Bayer AG is exploring a potential bid for U.S. competitor Monsanto Co. in a deal that would create the world's largest supplier of seeds and farm chemicals, according to people familiar with the matter.
It's Time to Talk About Poultry Worker Welfare
Business  (tags: poultry, meat, employment, income, workers, wages, jobs, injustice, injuries, wage theft )

Freya
- 13 days ago - takepart.com
After years of focusing on the birds, we need to pay attention to people tasked with slaughtering them.
How A Giant Restaurant Conglomerate Teamed Up With Banks To Stiff Its Workers
Business  (tags: wages, income, greed, banks, cheating, injustice )

Freya
- 13 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The struggling corporate giant behind The Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, and other national restaurant chains is forcing tens of thousands of workers to effectively pay rent on their own money.
PAY WORKERS $15 AN HOUR WITH CONSISTENT, FULL TIME HOURS
Business  (tags: Walmart Workers )

Michael
- 14 days ago - credomobilize.com
Walmart is one of the richest corporations in the world, yet its employees still donâEUR(TM)t earn enough in wages or work enough hours to survive. Raise worker pay to $15 per hour and provide workers with access to full-time, consistent hours.
Federal Reserve - Petition
Business  (tags: petition, wall street, banks, Federal Reserve, subsidies )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
Please move quickly to end the outdated and unnecessary giveaway of $7 billion to the biggest banks over the next 10 years. Ignore Wall Streets outlandish claim of having a constitutional right to that risk free return.
We Need to #RaiseTheWage in D.C.
Business  (tags: $15.00 per worker in DC )

Michael
- 14 days ago - epi.org
To: District of Columbia $15 Minimum-Wage Campaign Leaders
Top 25 Hedge Fund Managers Earned $13bn in 2015, More Than Some Nations
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption )

Rob
- 15 days ago - theguardian.com
Top earners, Kenneth Griffin and James Simons, made $1.7bn each despite âEUR~hedge fund killing fieldâEUR(TM) on Wall Street where many companies lost billions or closed.
Credit Suisse Condemned For Secret Military Loans To Mozambique
Business  (tags: Mozambique, Credit Suisse, MTB of Russia, secret military loans, illegitimate loans, IMF )

Judy
- 15 days ago - corpwatch.org
Activists have condemned Credit Suisse and VTB of Russia for lending $850 million to Mozambique in 2013 that was used mostly to buy military equipment, despite telling the public that the money would be used to buy fishing boats.
The Six-Hour Work Day Could Be Coming to An Office Near You
Business  (tags: labor )

Glenn
- 15 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
I wouldn't mind it.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Business

Most Active Stories Today in Business

top story finders in Business

1. AniMae C. 19 popular stories

2. Carole K. 17 popular stories

3. Nicola F. 17 popular stories

4. Frans Badenhorst 17 popular stories

5. Natasha salgado 15 popular stories

6. Laura H. 14 popular stories

7. Candy L. 13 popular stories

8. Candy B. 12 popular stories

9. JL A. 11 popular stories

10. GGmaSheila D. 11 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!