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It's Gotta Stop. Take Action Today. PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: workers, abuse, business, corporate, society, labor, ethics, farming, safety, sadness, rights, americans, law )

- 1264 days ago -
Mauricio stated that he worked for over 10 years as a milker and, "all those years that I worked as a milker they never gave me a rest break."
Walmart's Latest Outrage PETITION!
Society & Culture  (tags: business, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, humans, labor, money, news, society, safety, sadness, rights, interesting, culture, americans )

- 1303 days ago -
From the author of this petition: I work hard at Walmart and I shouldn't have to donate plasma just to pay my bills. But as the father of three, I struggle each month just to keep my kids fed. It's gotten so bad that I'm forced to live payday loan to pay
Boycott Walmart Thjis Black Friday PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Wages, americans, abuse, corporate, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, humans, labor, money, news, society, safety, rights, freedoms )

- 1306 days ago -
"When Walmart screws workers, they screw the economy for all of us - let's show the workers fighting back our support!"
Mattel : You Must Put An End to Violations of Human Rights ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, China, labor, rights )

- 1325 days ago -
I am shocked by the conditions of work and life of women and men who produce your products in China. Up to 13 hours per day, seven days a week, overcrowded dormitories, toxic products handled without protection.
Petition:Slavery of Nepalese Workers in Qatar; Real Price of the Worlds Cup Stadium
Society & Culture  (tags: Qatar, Nepal, ArabEmirates, slavery, forcedlabor, modernslavery, worldscup, soccer, soccerstadium, football, exploitation, labor, workers, foreignworkers, trafficking, humantrafficking )

- 1361 days ago -
ignoring the hardships, blood & sweat of thousands of migrant workers, who will be building the World Cup stadiums in shifts that can last 8 times the length of a football match. One of the richest countries, exploiting workers from one of the poorest.
Tell Our Government to Do More to End Child Slavery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, labor, protection )

- 1474 days ago -
With World Day to End Child Labour tomorrow (June 12th), use this as an opportunity to spread the word and advocate that no child should ever be for sale.
Canada: Support Supply Chain Transparency to End Child Labor ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, labor, protection, Canada )

- 1479 days ago -
At any given moment, approximately 115 million children are working in dirty, dangerous and degrading jobs. Boys and girls are trafficked or pushed in work that harms their bodies, minds, and spirits. Few can leave these jobs easily.
Want More Gender Equality At Work? Go To An Emerging Market
Society & Culture  (tags: women's rights, freedoms, labor, equal pay for equal work, society, politics, culture, americans, government, rights, women, news, world, world )

- 1524 days ago -
For the past decade more American women than men have earned undergraduate and Master's degrees; and in the past three years, they've outpaced men at the doctoral level, too.
About International Womens Day--Today--March 8
Society & Culture  (tags: women's rights, freedoms, labor, equal pay for equal work, society, politics, culture, americans, government, rights, women, protection against abuse, International Womens Day, equal rights, news )

- 1569 days ago -
International Women's Day has been observed since in the early 1900's, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the rise of radical ideologies
Transgender Job Seekers Face Uphill Battle
Society & Culture  (tags: labor, politics, society, dishonesty, news, society, culture, rights, ethics, politics )

- 1582 days ago -
The most recent comprehensive study of more than 6,000 transgender individuals was released in 2011 by the National Center for Transgender Equality. This report found the transgender jobless rate to be 14% -- double the national rate -- and as high as 28%
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Equal Pay Rights for Women in the Workforce
Society & Culture  (tags: women's rights, freedoms, labor, equal pay for equal work, society, politics, culture, americans, government, rights, women, news )

- 1597 days ago -
Give women the opportunity for equal pay by allowing wage inquiry and limiting employer retaliation
Take Action: Ways to Stop Human Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: katie couric, jada pinkett smith, human/sex trafficking, survivors, children, child, labor, american girls, selling daughters, abuse, corruption, crime, society, worldwide )

- 1621 days ago -
Want to end human and sex trafficking but not sure where to start? The Department of State compiled this list of 20 ways for you to get involved. 1. Learn the red flags that may indicate human trafficking and ask follow up questions so that you can
No Job, No Chance
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, labor, politics, society, news, jobs, business, economy, sadness, society )

- 1749 days ago -
A few weeks ago, Sonia Montoya, 26, landed a job interview at Garcia Nissan Santa Fe, off St. Michael's Drive. A single mother of an active eight-year-old boy, Montoya had made it to the interview phase for an administrative assistant position...
HUMAN TRAFFICKING: An American Nightmare
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, labor, usa, human trafficking, ethics, culture, education, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, world, news )

- 2052 days ago -
The lure of the American Dream is being used to prey on the dreams of laborers from all over the world. The alleged victims we found never faced violence or physical threats, but claim they were victims of a modern form of slavery nonetheless.
Then They Came for the Trade Unionists
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, finance, government, investments, labor, law, lies, marketing, money, news, politics, society, Unions battle back )

- 2296 days ago -
I am a trade unionist, and yesterday in Wisconsin, they came for me. They came for you. They came for every working person in America, and their intent could not be more clear. Governor Scott Walker, along with the Koch Brothers and the right-wing -->

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