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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
- 1 day 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
- 1 day 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
- 3 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.
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
- 4 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!
Worker Drowns In Cow Manure Pond Ask Darigold What Protections They Intend To Implement For Workers - Petitions
Business  (tags: Darigold, worker safety, accident, worker protections, Randy Vasquez )

Dandelion
- 8 days ago - action.ufw.org
Randy had often lamented about the harsh working conditions; the shifts were long, and he usually worked the night shift. He had also suffered an accident at work when chemicals splashed into his eyes. My children and I lost our lifeline.
Tell Congress To Protect American Workers -- No Fast Track! - Petition
Business  (tags: Trade Agreements, TPP, TTIP, NAFTA, CAFTA, lost jobs, special interests )

Dandelion
- 21 days ago - prioritizejobs.com
One study found that NAFTA displaced nearly 700,000 American jobs. CAFTA in the mid-2000s led to more than 50,000 American workers losing their jobs. Too often, free trade agreements are a feast for special interests, working Americans left with scraps.
Acquire Land in Beecroft and Protect the Powerful Owl and Gang Gang Cockatoo
Business  (tags: new south wales, sydney, owl, powerful, gang gang cockatoo, petition, animal welfare, birds )

Scooby
- 26 days ago - change.org
Do you love the Powerful Owl and Gang Gang Cockatoo? I need your help. There is over 10,000 sq meters of land in Beecroft which is about to have the majority of trees cleared and destroy the habitat for these endangered species.
Get Ready For TTIP - Petition   video
Business  (tags: TTIP, Petition, Corporations, Trade Agreements )

Dandelion
- 30 days ago - youtube.com
In a world full of challenges, where democracy has been fought for around the globe, some people took action to make things even worse. Get ready for TTIP, the biggest bilateral agreement ever between US and EU, designed by corporations for corporations.
Say No To A Rubber Stamp For New Trade Deals
Business  (tags: NAFTA, TPP, eroding wages, Corporations, jobs overseas )

Dandelion
- 30 days ago - notppfasttrack.com
NAFTA badly hurt the American middle class, sending untold thousands of our jobs overseas eroding wages for others; while benefitting huge, multinational corporations. Now Congress is being asked not to even look at the TPP Trade Deal. No rubber stamping
 
 
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