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There Is a Place That Is Nearly Perfect for Growing Food - It Is Not California
Business  (tags: farms, drought, California, southeast, broccoli, growing food )

Dandelion
- 23 hours ago - motherjones.com
Not only is California gripped in its worst drought in at least 1,200 years, but climate models and the fossil record suggest that its 21st century precipitation levels could be significantly lower than the 20th century norm.
Comcast Wants To Take Over The Internet Say No To Merger - Petition
Business  (tags: comcast, Time Warner, internet, merger, petition )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - act.freepress.net
You can stop this takeover. Speak out now. We'll deliver your message to Washington. Do not let Comcast have even more control over our online experience and how we connect and communicate.
Sign the Petition: Stop the Corporate Tax Giveaways!
Business  (tags: tax loopholes, economic injustice, corporations, tax fairness, petitions )

Freya
- 8 days ago - signforgood.com
Big corporations like General Electric, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup stash profits offshore and hire teams of lawyers and accountants to get out of paying their fair share of taxes. Many corporations manage to pay no taxes at all.
Fight For $15 Swells Into Largest Protest By Low Wage Workers In US History
Business  (tags: $15 minimum wage, low wage labor protest, worker walk out, organized labor, 200 cities )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - theguardian.com
Workers in more than 200 cities walked out on jobs or joined protests bankrolled by organized labor in latest bid to raise minimum wage. People are sick of wealth at the top and no accountability for corporations.
Hedge Fund Conference Was Disrupted By Activists
Business  (tags: Hedge Clippers, shareholder conference, higher wages, restaurant workers )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - fortune.com
A conference of shareholder activists was not prepared for its own activists. The activist were part of a group called Hedge Clippers calling for higher wages for restaurant workers.
Stop Wall Street Retirement Scams - Petition
Business  (tags: Wall Street, retirement, fiduciary duty, brokers, scamming, Dept. of Labor )

Dandelion
- 11 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Oppose any efforts to delay or weaken the Department of Labors pending fiduciary duty rule, which would help prevent brokers from scamming AmericaâEUR(TM)s retirees out of billions each year.
Tell McDonalds to Raise Its Standards for Consumer Health.UNACCEPTABLE TAINTED MEAT
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, government, labor, lies, marketing, politics, society, world )

Rose ann
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
McDonalds to set a higher standard for their suppliers. While this meat issue is not technically their fault, they have had their share of cleanliness and safety-related issues in the past, and they need to increase their standards. REGULATE THE QUALITY!
Stop Flying Airplanes Deemed Unsafe For Travel.AMERICAN AIRLINES IS PUTTING THE PUBLIC SAFETY IN DANGER WITH SHAMELESS LIES!
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society, world )

Rose ann
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
American Airlines has been using airplanes that failed to follow the Federal Aviation AdministrationâEUR(TM)s minimum requirements for flight. Worse, theyâEUR(TM)ve used illegal methods to force mechanics to approve these planes. STOP THEM WITH HEINOUS LIES!!

Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, government, law, lies, marketing, politics, society, usa )

Rose ann
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
Food companies and their advocates are falsely claiming that there will be negative side effects in an attempt to protect their profits. Something must be done to ensure that the companies that make our food are completely transparent about what âEUR¦âEUR¦..
Stop Advertising Coca-Cola Products as Healthy.COKE COLA IS KILLING US WITH DECEPTION
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, government, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society, usa )

Rose ann
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
Soda causes fat collection in the liver, the food coloring is known to pose a risk for cancer, and not to mention the cavities and tooth decay. High sugar intake leads to obesity in adults and children, and most of us are eating highly processed foods!
 
 
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