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Alarm as Fracking Comes Within 75km of Uluru (Ayers Rock)
Business  (tags: oil industry, fracking, Australia, Northern Territory, Alice Springs, Santosdestruction, environment )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - cowracommunitynews.com
An area of huge cultural significance worth millions of dollars to the tourist industry could face a future as a gasfield. Uluru itself is now just 75km from the western edge of gas exploration permit number 125.
Coca-Cola's River Cleanup Work in Tanzania Shows Mixed Motives
Business  (tags: corporate, business, ethics, environment, news, politics, society, SustainableDevelopment )

Cal
- 2 days ago - globalpost.com
Coca-Cola is partnering with governments, NGOs, and other companies to improve access to water, occupying a gray area where genuine charity meets corporate profit.
Support the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions Strike for Democracy! ACTION
Business  (tags: Hong Kong, The Swire Beverages (Coca-Cola) union, HKCTU, business, corporate, labor )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - iuf.org
The HKCTU has been the backbone of the democracy movement, before and following Hong Kong's return to Chinese rule. Their courageous action deserves the support of trade unions everywhere.
Four-Day Workweeks: Change for the Better?
Business  (tags: Work Week, 40 hours, Shortening, Wages, Benefits, #RaiseTheWage, Capitalism, Employers, Employees, Workers, Workers Rights, Fair Pay )

Brian
- 5 days ago - truth-out.org
"Shortening the workweek with no cut in pay would also be the democratically preferred method of coping with changing global labor conditions."
The Corporations in Your Diet
Business  (tags: Economy, U.S., Media, Corporate Power, Food, Center for Food Safety, Environment, Public Health )

Judy
- 11 days ago - commondreams.org
"Native advertising" has recently emerged as an important financing strategy for news publications in print and online.
America's Dark Economic Secret: How a Giant Gimmick Has Wages and Jobs Hanging By a Thread
Business  (tags: inversion, economy, Business, Google, General Electric, Barack Obama, Treasury Department, Taxes, Real estate, stocks, profits, CEOs, Congress, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 7 days ago - salon.com
Welcome to the "gimmick economy" -- where it's not about good products or labor, but something far more scary
Coca-Cola Is Not the Solution to Hunger in Africa
Business  (tags: business, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, greed, agriculture, world, politics, society, investors, finance, government, ethics )

Cal
- 8 days ago - theecologist.org
Backed by £600 million of British aid under the guise of 'food security' and 'nutrition', a vast give-away of Africa's land is under way that will condemn small farmers to landlessness and povert
US Shale Oil Drillers Flaring and Venting Billions of Dollars in Natural Gas
Business  (tags: carcinogens, climate change, energy, environment, fossil fuels, pollution )

Julie
- 11 days ago - theecologist.org
A new report from Earthworks finds that drillers in North Dakota alone have burned off over $854 million worth of gas at shale oil wells since 2010, generating 1.4 billion pounds of CO2 in 2013 alone.
TAKE ACTION NOW! No Profiteering From Natural Gas Rates
Business  (tags: environment, dishonesty, economy, business, politics )

Cal
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Public Utilities Department of the City of Richmond, VA is taking unfair advantage of its natural gas monopoly to overcharge citizens and customers for the natural gas they need to live
 
 
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