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Where's Your Retirement Fund Being Invested? ACTION
Business  (tags: investments, TIAA, farmland, money, corruption, business, farming, finance )

Nancy
- 205 days ago - actionaidusa.org
TIAA owns 250,000 acres of farmland in the U.S. and is trying to buy more. This will drive up land prices and pressure farmers to sell their farms.
Create a New Tax System That Does Not Favor Only the Wealthy - Petition
Business  (tags: petition, taxes, tax the rich, wealthy, new tax system )

Dandelion
- 166 days ago - bullhorn.nationofchange.org
When Bill Clinton was elected president the 400 highest-earning taxpayers in America paid nearly 27 percent of their income in federal taxes by 2012 it was 17 percent. 60 percent of the tax breaks in the Ryan plan would go to the top 1% Trumps plan 37%
Native American Activist Winona LaDuke at Standing Rock It Is Time to Move On From Fossil Fuels
Business  (tags: energy independence, fossil fuels, wind power, solar, Winona LaDuke, Standing Rock, Democracy Now )

Dandelion
- 232 days ago - democracynow.org
They call this pipeline energy independence. That is not energy independence. Energy independence is when you have solar. Energy independence is when you have wind. Energy independence is when you have some control over your future.
Mass Protests Erupt In Iceland
Business  (tags: Iceland, women, protest, United States, South Korea, Pakistan )

Dandelion
- 223 days ago - theatlantic.com
The protest put a complex issue into the simple terms of hours and minutes. The lesson across cultures the United States they would have left work at 2:12 PM instead of Iceland 2:38 PM. In South Korea, it would be 12:36 PM and In Pakistan, 10:50 AM.
Racial Disparities In Wages Boil Down To One Thing: Discrimination
Business  (tags: wages, discrimination, business, money, society )

AWAY AWHI
- 270 days ago - npr.org
Racial discrimination, it seems, is like the salt that's left in a pot after water boils away âEUR" much easier to identify in the absence of the other things.
Sweden Introduces The 6 Hour Work Day
Business  (tags: Sweden, 6 hour work day, more productive, happier employees, more leisure time )

Dandelion
- 277 days ago - independent.co.uk
The new work day would ensure people have enough energy to pursue their private lives when they leave work something which can be difficult with eight hour days.
Revoke the Permits for the Dakota Access Pipeline! - Petition
Business  (tags: Greenpeace, petition, revoke permits, environmental studies, sacred lands, water, President Obama )

Dandelion
- 277 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The pipeline was approved without adequate environmental reviews or consultation from the community and any spill is a direct threat to water supplies for the Standing Rock Sioux who live less than a mile downstream.
Sacred Burial Grounds Sold To Dakota Access Pipeline
Business  (tags: Cannonball Ranch, Dakota Access Pipeline, North Dakota, sale of property, protect the water, Cannonball Ranch, sacred burial grounds, oil pipeline, Standing Rock )

Dandelion
- 267 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Water and sacred land protectors near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota are facing a formidable foe. The Dakota Access Pipeline now owns the Cannonball Ranch, where there are known and unknown burial grounds.
The Senator Whose Daughter Raised Prices On EpiPen
Business  (tags: Mylan, Emergency Epinephrine Act, Epipen, Senator Manchin W. Virginia, price increase, lobbyist )

Dandelion
- 297 days ago - bloomberg.com
Mylan spent $4 million on lobbying 2 push through the 2013 School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act encouraging schools 2 stock epinephrine auto injectors. Mylan was top corporate sponsor of group called Food Allergy Research and Education who pushed it
 
 
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