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Oklahoma Bans Local Minimum Wage Hikes
Business  (tags: wages, Oklahoma, minimum wage, income, injustice )

Freya
- 3 days ago - money.cnn.com
Oklahoma cities and towns are banned from raising the local minimum wage under a new state law. Gov. Mary Fallin signed the measure Monday. The new law also bars localities from requiring that employees receive a certain number of sick or vacation days...
Walmart Employees Deliver Chairman $7.8 Bn 'Tax Bill' for Company's Tax Breaks
Business  (tags: business, taxes, walmart, Protest, Retail, USA )

Ray
- 2 days ago - rt.com
Protesting Walmart's tax privileges as it pays its workers notoriously low wages, the store's employees and others have delivered a $7.8 billion "tax bill" to the Arizona home of the retail giant's chairman, Rob Walton.
Second Porn Model Arrested in Miami Dade for Role in 'Crush' Videos
Business  (tags: charged with five counts of animal cruel, 7, 500 bond granted, to be under house arrest, crime, corruption, activists, abuse, americans, death, law, internet, media, movies, murder, news, safety, sadness, violence, women, killed, cruelty, death, anim )

Kelly
- 10 hours ago - examiner.com
Miami-Dade Corrections/ cbs local~Stephanie Hird, 29, was arrested on Wednesday at the Miami International Airport and charged with five counts of animal cruelty for her alleged participation in the torturous suffering and killing of chickens and rabbits
Feds Can Hide Rationale for Killing U.S. Citizen, Judge Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Drone War, Drone Strikes, President, Obama, Obama Administration, American citizens, Yemen, US Dist Judge, Claudia Wilken, Government Secrecy, Lack of Transparency )

Brian
- 3 days ago - sfgate.com
"The administration claims and insists it is being transparent about this program," Burke said, but "all that is happening now is the proverbial "Trust us." "
Malaysia Imperils Forest Reserves and Sea Turtle Nesting Ground for Industrial Site
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, animals, world, overdevelopment, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Plans for an industrial site threaten one of Malaysia's only marine turtle nesting beaches and a forest home to rare trees and mammals, according to local activists
USA Corporations Pay Far Less Tax Than Their Employees Do
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, taxes, fraud, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, finance, investors, labor, marketing, money, politics, usa, wal-mart )

Angelus
- 6 days ago - readersupportednews.org
And a lot of retailers, like Walmart,Home Depot.Lowe's, etc. take huge tax deductions by de facto permitting of theft in their stores. This theft is charged against the profitability of the stores ,which affects employee pay at those stores.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MINIMUM WAGE, law, laws, congress, economy, ethics, news, obama, politics, usa, government )

Cal
- 12 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Raising the minimum wage would not only improve the lives of millions of hardworking Americans and their families but also build a stronger economy and decrease the need for government assistance.
Social Security, Treasury Target Taxpayers for Their Parents' Decades-Old Debts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, debt, social security, IRS, refund, Treasury )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A few weeks ago, with no notice, the U.S. government intercepted Mary Grice's tax refunds from both the IRS and the state of Maryland. Grice had no idea that Uncle Sam had seized her money until some days later, when she got a letter saying that her
Corrupt Bankers Get Summary Execution in Vietnam
World  (tags: violence, world, government, death, killing, Vietnam, bankers, fraud, ethics, asia, politics, corruption )

Angelus
- 7 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Taken into the extreme, it is nice to see a country clamping down on economic predation
 
 
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