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Shutting Out the Victims: Big Pharma Seeks Protection From Lawsuits
Business  (tags: pharmceutical companies, lawsuits, US Supreme Court, medical liability, dangerous drugs, prescription drugs, patients' rights, Big Pharma )

- 2967 days ago -
Lawsuits against the makers of faulty government-approved medical devices are already forbidden. Now companies that manufacture both prescription and over-the counter-drugs are asking the Supreme Court for the same protection. Outrageous!
Internet Neutrality - What Is It and Why Is It So Important?
Business  (tags: internet, internet neutrality, big networks, big business, internet control, censorship, information control, internet preference )

- 3278 days ago -
Please learn about the necessity for internet neutrality at this site, and sign the petition (link below). Help keep the Internet free and open to all with no gatekeepers.
ACLU Calls FCC Penalty Against Comcast a Step Forward Toward Net Freedom
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, Comcast, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, internet, news, politics, society, technology )

- 3002 days ago -
Washington, DC - Today the Federal Communications Commission is expected to penalize Comcast for violating the FCC's principles to ensure open access to the Internet.
Food Plant (Tyson) Drops Labor Day For Muslim Holiday
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, humans, labor, law, news, muslim, usa )

- 3002 days ago -
This should be under the WTF section! SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. -- Some workers at a local plant will no longer to be able to take their Labor Day holiday because of religious reasons. News Video with story!!! How much more UNAMERICAN can you get??
Seventh Streight Month of Job US Losses -Will It Ever End?
Business  (tags: US unemployment, employment, unemployment, job loss, US economy, economy )

- 3004 days ago -
The only two sectors in the employment market that gained were health acre and - SURPRISE- the government. The unemployment rate is now 5.7% and climbing.
Kucinich Press Conference Announces Oil for Iraq Liberation Act
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, energy, ethics, government, investors, Iraq, money, news, oil, politics, SustainableDevelopment )

- 3006 days ago -
The Oil for Iraq Liberation bill will prevent U.S. based oil companies from development of and investment in petroleum resources of Iraq.
The Meltdown at GM
Business  (tags: GM, empoyment, cars, trucks, jobs, worforce reduction, US economy, oil prices, production )

- 3021 days ago -
America's biggest automaker is slashing and burning jobs, benefits, dividends and plant closings.Another sign of our times.
The Worst May Not Be Over on Wall Street
Business  (tags: economy, money, investments, investors, investing, world, usa, society, news, finance, foreclosures, corporate, corruption, business, dishonesty, ethics, americans, debt )

- 3027 days ago -
New York: As U.S. home prices decline and Washington struggles to end the economic malaise, Wall Street is starting to send a sobering message: The worst is yet to come.
Home Prices Fall in 23 of 25 U.S. Metropolitan Areas (Update1)
Business  (tags: usa, americans, economy, finance, money, news, consumers, business, corporate, dishonesty, foreclosures, government, investing, investments, investors, marketing )

- 3025 days ago -
Home values fell in 23 of 25 U.S. metropolitan areas in April, according to Radar Logic Inc., as sales of a record number of foreclosed homes pushed prices down.
Five Off-Work Activities That Could Get You Fired
Business  (tags: at will employment, business, americans, corporate, corruption, ethics, usa, money, politics, society, finance, debt )

- 3025 days ago -
Most of the states in the U.S. operate under an at-will employment policy -- unless you're a member of a federally protected class, you can be fired for any reason. It may surprise you what a company could fire you for.
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