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President Obama: Stop These Corporate Deserters PETITION!!
World  (tags: offshore accounts, obama, politics, law, ethics, dishonesty, economy, corporate, corruption, congress, society, safety, sadness, rights, interesting )

Robert
- 139 days ago - dontdesertamerica.com
More than a dozen corporations are plotting to change their addresses to tax haven countries to dodge paying billions of dollars in U.S. taxes. If they succeed, the rest of us will be stuck picking up the tab.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Please Stop Purchasing Dolphins From Japan.
World  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, oceans, politics, nature, protection, environment, destruction, activists, corruption, crime, children, family, media, society, violence, sadness, world, government, suffering, slaughter, cruelty, ani )

Kelly
- 171 days ago - change.org
immediate action in this case to: 1) deny any export permit to facilitate the transport of these dolphins to China, Korea, Ukraine; 2) revoke any export permit if already issued, and; 3) initiate an investigation of those involved in the exports,
Sign the No Dirty Gold Pledge ACTION
World  (tags: mining, dirty gold, money, business, corruption, corporate, ecosystems, humanrights )

Nancy
- 313 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Demand that the global mining industry provide retailers and consumers an alternative to dirty gold.
Warren Buffett: Stop Posco's Human Rights Disaster | SumOfUs
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', India, corporate, business, ethics, money, society, politics, world )

Candy
- 436 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Warren Buffett is investing in a massive steel plant that will force 22,0000 Indian villagers from their homes. Now, eight of the UN's top human rights officials have called for an immediate stop to the project - & we need to make sure Buffett acts.
Obama's Top Trade Official Nominee: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
World  (tags: ethics, economy, corporate, americans, abuse, business, consumers, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, finance, government, money, lies, politics, society, world, usa, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, freedoms, world, society )

JL
- 558 days ago - citizen.typepad.com
We've been a tad skeptical of Obama's pick of Froman, given his Wall Street roots and his role in crafting the much-maligned North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the deficit-plagued Korea FTA.
United States Seeks to Protect Worker Rights Under US-Bahrain Trade Agreement
World  (tags: society, politics, usa, government, labor, law, abuse, business, corporate, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', middle-east, humanrights, HumanRights, GoodNews, freedoms, ethics, world )

JL
- 591 days ago - dol.gov
he request follows a December 2012 report by the U.S. Department of Labor that highlighted labor issues stemming from the Government of Bahrain's response to civil unrest in early 2011 in Bahrain and recommended actions to address those issues.
12 Latin American Governments Gather to Confront Extreme Investor Privileges Regime
World  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, world, politics, society, law, investments, government, GoodNews, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', usa, society, freedoms, corruption, conflict )

JL
- 592 days ago - citizen.typepad.com
a common response to an increasingly common menace: costly "investor-state" suits in which foreign corporations are dragging sovereign governments to extrajudicial courts to demand taxpayer compensation for health, environmental, & other public interest
Foreign Corporations Launched Record Number of Investor-State Attacks on Public Policies in 2012
World  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, dishonesty, economy, ethics, society, money, law, usa, world, politics, UnitedNations, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms )

JL
- 617 days ago - citizen.typepad.com
A report released yesterday by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) reveals that foreign corporations are taking governments to court under the notorious investor-state system at an alarming and increasing rate
Obama Administration Seeks to Overhaul International Food Aid
World  (tags: world, usa, UnitedNations, unitednations, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, conflict, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, HumanRights, government, middle-east, children, farming, business, corruption, corporate, money, socie )

JL
- 625 days ago - nytimes.com
The administration is proposing that the government buy food in developing countries instead of shipping food from American farmers overseas, a process that typically takes months.The proposed change to the international food aid program is expected to s
Women and Chocolate ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, women, chocolate, cocoa, freedoms, world, money, labor, corporate, business, humanrights )

Nancy
- 657 days ago - behindthebrands.org
Celebrate International Women's Day by taking a stand for the women who grow and pick cocoa. Mars, Mondelez, and Nestlé buy more than 30% of the cocoa grown worldwide. But throughout their supply chains women are getting a raw deal.
First SOPA, Now Your Privacy: Facebook, Google Flex Lobbying Muscle in Europe
World  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, marketing, money, lies, politics, society, technology, world, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, freedoms, humanrights, europe )

JL
- 664 days ago - motherjones.com
The Goliaths of the tech industry already destroyed SOPA--now they're attempting to take down privacy laws in Europe.
Tell H&M to Stop Doing Business With Companies That Profit From Modern-Day Slavery ACTION
World  (tags: H&M, Uzbekistan, ethics, corporate, investments, world, slavery, humanrights, freedoms, business )

Nancy
- 717 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Every year, more than a million men, women, and children in Uzbekistan are forced by their government to work in the state-run industry harvesting cotton. Activists who speak out are tortured and detained.
BRAZIL: Symbol of Native Culture to Be Bulldozed for World Cup
World  (tags: world, politics, native rights, Brazil, society, news, corporate, abuse, society, politics, world, economy, ethics, government, humanrights )

Cal
- 787 days ago - ipsnews.net
One victim of the remodelling of Brazil's Maracaná football stadium in preparation for the World Cup is the old Museum of the Indian, where people from different indigenous groups have attempted to keep their culture alive in the heart of Rio de Janeiro.
Dole Wants Corporations to Get Away With Murder. Literally. ACTION
World  (tags: elections, usa, Dole, Shell, banana workers, Columbiagovernment, politics, citizens united, finance, money, corporate )

Nancy
- 817 days ago - sumofus.org
Corporations know that this case is precedent-setting, and so corporations like Dole Foods are filing briefs in support of Shell to protect their own interests and make sure they can't be held accountable for human rights abuses abroad either.
 

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