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Santa's Real Workshop: The Town in China That Makes the World's Christmas Decorations | Art and Design | The Guardian
Business  (tags: china, christmas, yiwu, labor, exploitation, low wages )

Kathryn
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
There's red on the ceiling and red on the floor, red dripping from the window sills and red globules splattered across the walls. This is the real Santa's workshop - thousands of miles from the North Pole, in the Chinese city of Yiwu.
Meet the Virtuous CEO Who Returned His $1.9-Million Bonus
Business  (tags: CEO, Bonus, Shareholders, Rick Holley, americans, business, corporate, economy, environment, farming, ethics, finance, goodnews, humans, investments, money, society, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - theglobeandmail.com
Rick Holley didnâEUR(TM)t think it fair that he got a bonus when his shareholders didnâEUR(TM)t. So the chief executive officer of Plum Creek Timber Co. gave it back.
EBay Parts Ways With Controversial Political Group ALEC
Business  (tags: American Legislative Exchange Council, ALEC, EBay, corporate, business, ethics, environment )

Nancy
- 17 hours ago - reuters.com
In September, Google's executive chairman, Eric Schmidt, said his company wanted out because ALEC was "literally lying" about climate change. Yahoo Inc, Facebook Inc and Yelp Inc left ALEC soon after.
ACTION AMIGOS! TTIP: A Recipe for Disaster
Business  (tags: Corporations Transnational )

Dimitris
- 4 days ago - action.wdm.org.uk
"The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a trade deal between the EU and US that could hand over the control of our food to big business so that corporate profits, not safety, would determine what we eat."
SomeOfUs: The Queensland Premier Is Selling Off Aboriginal Lands to Frackers -- and the UN Is Taking Notice. PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: Australia, Santos Ltd, Queensland, Channel County, Mathaka people, Aboriginal, indigenous people's rights, fracking, waterways, risk, petition, SumOfUs, Campbell Newman, Queensland Premier, government, HumanRights )

Evelyn
- 5 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Santos Ltd recently struck a deal with Premier Campbell Newman to allow fracking through Queensland's Channel Country, traditionally home of the Mathaka people, thus conspiring to trample Aboriginal rights and put vital waterways at risk.
Oil Pipelines Are So Last Year, Says Wall Street Journal
Business  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, oil pipelines, Wall St. Journal, Transcanada, Enbridge, Kinder-Morgan, anti-pipeline fights )

Judy
- 9 days ago - grist.org
What a difference a year makes. At the end of 2013, Keystone XL looked like a done deal.
Sabra Hummus: Stop Mixing in the GMOs ACTION
Business  (tags: PepsiCo, Sabra, gmo ingredients, corporate, food, health )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
PepsiCo, which owns 50% of Sabra, recently made its Stacy's Pita Chips non-GMO. Now, Pepsi should make the hummus that goes with the chips non-GMO as well!
How Walmart Owners Give Thanks And Give Back
Business  (tags: Walmart, stingy, philanthropy, Walmart heirs, Rob Walton, Jim Walton, Alice Walton, Christy Walton )

Dandelion
- 19 days ago - dailykos.com
Instead of opening their hearts and wallets, the Walton family is staying true to Walmart's corporate mantra: Screw workers. Live better. The family that owns the retailing giant is giving back almost nothing at all to Philanthropy.
Win for PepsiCo Workers Occupying Tingalpa!
Business  (tags: PepsiCo, Australia, IUF, NUW, labor, worker's rights, money, business )

Nancy
- 20 days ago - iuf.org
The union has signed an agreement which puts in place an equal pay system for casual workers and converts casual to permanent positions after 12 months.
Current Technologies: End Your Vicious and Frivolous Lawsuit Against My 14 Year Old Daughter ACTION
Business  (tags: corporate, ethics, money, lawsuit, Current Technologies, USPTO, business )

Nancy
- 20 days ago - change.org
We have to stop big businesses from going after smaller, new upstarts out of greed. If this can happen to my daughter, it can happen to any new company. We take a stand now.
 
 
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