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Life in the Gig Economy or The Economics of Desperation
Business  (tags: gig economy, exploitation, weaponized desperation, capitalism )

Sheryl
- 9 days ago - extranewsfeed.com
The newest tool of exploitation is weaponized desperation. For the belief that they will one day rise to the ruling class, workers shed their rights to health, happiness, and dignity. The gig economy is nothing more than a farce which exploits workers
Join The Fight To Stop Hannity - Petition
Business  (tags: Sean Hannity, petition, right wing chicanery, lies, propagandist, Trump Administration )

Sheryl
- 9 days ago - mediamatters.nationbuilder.com
Sean Hannity has a long record of right-wing chicanery, lies, and vitriol. But he has morphed into something more dangerous than just a partisan hack heâEUR(TM)s been exposed as a full-blown propagandist who conspires with the Trump administration
Tell Our Elected Leaders: Put Working People Before Amazon Subsidies!
Business  (tags: corporations, economic injustice, subsidies, working class, wages, petitions )

Freya
- 10 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Amazon kicked off a nationwide competition last fall to find a city to house its second corporate headquarters, nicknamed "HQ2." In turn, politicians offered elaborate and expensive subsidy packages in order to secure HQ2 for their communities.
Stop the Loan Sharks in Washington
Business  (tags: greed, poverty, economic injustice, loans, lending, petitions )

Freya
- 10 days ago - actionnetwork.org
The House of Representatives is poised to give the green light to payday lenders to charge debt trap-level interest rates to economically vulnerable consumers. And they want to do so in a way that lets them flout state laws.
Petition - Tessuti: Introduce a Fur-Free Policy
Business  (tags: fur industry, ban of fur products, Corporate Responsibility, changing attitudes, alternative materials, animal welfare and rights, Ethical Business, prevention of cruelty to animals, needless suffering, Sustainable Development, customer demand, fur free )

Kalliope
- 10 days ago - change.org
A number of retailers in the UK have committed to the Fur Free Retailer programme, meaning they only sell fake fur. By signing the agreement, these retailers have proven that they are socially responsible and that they care about animals.
Petition - Show Big Name Brands That We Will Not Stand for Animal Testing.
Business  (tags: popular brands, cosmetic testing on animals, needless suffering, Unethical business practices, alternative methods, Corporate Responsibility, customer demand, animal welfare and rights, prevention of exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals )

Kalliope
- 10 days ago - change.org
Many popular brands and products you most likely use test on animals. Specifically the beagle. These dogs are used because they are forgiving and have a calm temperament. These poor dogs are practically abused in many inhuman ways. Please sign this...
Woman Dragged Out of Legislative Hearing After Listing Off Oil and Gas Contributions to Fossil Fuel-Friendly Lawmakers
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, pollution, corruption, drilling )

Freya
- 10 days ago - nationofchange.org
Lissa Lucas, who's campaign goal is to break the hold of fossil fuel on West Virginia politics, attended the public hearings on House Bill 4268, which would allow for the the drilling on properties with multiple owners without every owner's consent.
Petition - DRAKE: Stop Supporting Animal Abuse
Business  (tags: canada goose, trap and bolt killing, Fur Fashion Industry, ban of fur products, bloody business, unethical practices, animal welfare and rights, alternative materials, Corporate Responsibility, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of cruelty to animals )

Kalliope
- 11 days ago - action.peta2.com
It's wrong to trap, shoot, or bludgeon living beings and then skin them for vanity. It's an easy concept to understand. But Drake's company October's Very Own (OVO) has been partnering with Canada Goose for the last seven years.
Why a $560 Million Powerball Winner Doesn't Want Anyone to Know Her Name
Business  (tags: lotteries, winnings, jackpots, privacy )

Freya
- 11 days ago - msn.com
A woman in New Hampshire says she's the winner of a $559.7 million Powerball ticket, but she hasn't cashed in yet because she doesn't want to reveal her identity.
Tell Congress: Reject Trump's #InfrastructureScam!
Business  (tags: boondoggles, Trump regime, tax scams, petitions )

Freya
- 11 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Trump's infrastructure plan isn't a plan at all. Like Trumpcare and the Republican tax scam, it is little more than cleverly orchestrated theft and a multi-billion dollar giveaway to developers, Wall Street banks and private equity firms.
Tell the Supreme Court: Protect Working People's Right to Organize!
Business  (tags: workers, unions, jobs, employment, petitions )

Freya
- 11 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Fifty years ago this month, two young black sanitation workers were killed on the job in Memphis. The tragedy sparked the historic I AM A MAN strike, with 1,300 black workers joined by Martin Luther King, Jr. in demanding recognition of their union.
A 12-Step Program for Any Business or Team That Wants to Change The World
Business  (tags: business, goodnews, GoodNews )

Glenn
- 11 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Even if you're not in business, these tips and guidelines are invaluable to anyone looking to create a solid team or family.
Protect Millions of Exploited Children From Illegal Labor
Business  (tags: uganda, Child Labor, exploitative labor practices, Child Abuse, Children Rights, prevention of further mistreatment, prevention of exploitation, responsibility, protection of the vulnerable, ethical concerns, dangerous conditions )

Kalliope
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
Enforce laws that protect millions of underage children from illegal labor. More than two million children in Uganda are being exploited through illegal child labor. Despite laws that criminalize child labor, nearly half of the nation's families living...
Petition - Success: Shop Owner Held Accountable for Selling Endangered Animal Products
Business  (tags: fur trade, Endangered Species, ban of fur products, accountability, animal welfare and rights advocacy, wildlife trafficking, wildlife loss, dirty business, justice for animals, responsibility, illegal activities, stronger protection, stronger controls )

Kalliope
- 13 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise District Attorney Gascón for charging shop owner who possessed and sold endangered animal products. In mid-December of last year, San Francisco shop owner Cicely Hansen was held accountable in court for possessing and selling products made...

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