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It's Only Taken Us 5 Years to Forget the Single Biggest Lesson of the Financial Meltdown
Business  (tags: foreclosures, business, economy, dishonesty, corporate, consumers, corruption, society, politics, government, money, news )

Cal
- 14 days ago - motherjones.com
Yesterday the Federal Housing Finance Agency issued new underwriting guidelines that allow some home buyers to take out mortgages with down payments as small as 3 percent
Are Cities the Next Front in the Right's War on Labor?
Business  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, labor, politics, ALECsociety )

Cal
- 20 days ago - thenation.com
From ALEC to the Heritage Foundation, a group of anti-labor stalwarts is looking to turn cities and counties into "right-to-work" zones.
BARCELONA: Tel Aviv Awarded Title of 'World's Smartest City' at 2014 Smart City Expo
Business  (tags: Tel Aviv, Israel, World's Smartest City Prize, Barcelona Expo, entrepeneurship, Digi-Tel )

Beth
- 20 days ago - nocamels.com
The City of Tel Aviv won the award for the 'World's Smartest City' at the Smart City Expo World Congress held this week in Barcelona, Spain. The White City was selected for the prize among 250 competing international cities, including London, Washington
With 40,000 Frauds, Mass. Official Says Foreclosure Crisis In County Still "A Crime Scene" -
Business  (tags: foreclosures, dishonesty, business, Big bAnks, corruption, corporate, consumers, economy, government, society, law, lies, labor, money )

Cal
- 33 days ago - occupy.com
The foundation of America is being eroded every day, as people keep losing their homes through fraudulent foreclosures with no one to turn to for help. -
Join Us in Demanding That Walmart President and CEO, Douglas McMillon, Stop Walmart's Tax-Dodging ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Business  (tags: Americans, business, corporate, Walmart, congress, taxes, tax loopholes, corruption, dishonesty, economy, government, politics, money, society, ethics, economy )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - act.americansfortaxfairness.org
Walmart is using tax loopholes to save $1 billion in taxes every year, on average. The massive retailer has also spent $32 million in the last five years lobbying Congress - lower taxes are its top priority.
Net Neutrality Stands in the Way of Larger Corporate Profits
Business  (tags: technology, society, business, dishonesty, ethics, Net Neutrality, politics, news )

Cal
- 42 days ago - alternet.org
By creating a special toll-lane system, ISP's will elevate themselves from mere transporters of content to exalted robber barons.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Government of Luxembourg: Stop Allowing Global Corporations to Avoid Their Taxes and Clean Up Your System
Business  (tags: corruption, business, government, world, Luxembourg gobernement, corporate tax dodging, society, politics, news )

Cal
- 41 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Let's show Luxembourg's government that we're fed up with them facilitating corporate tax dodging.
Saudi Arabia Is Trying to Sabotage America's Shale Oil Boom
Business  (tags: oil, politics, fracking, Saudi Arabia, oil market )

Cal
- 41 days ago - theweek.com
If it succeeds, it can dampen investor enthusiasm for shale oil in the U.S. and starve companies of the capital they need
Tony Blair Gets Paid (Again) - Secret $61,000 Per Month Contract With Saudis Revealed
Business  (tags: advisor, Tony Blair, democracy??, socialism??, fortunes, oil industry, Saudi Arabia, Kazakhstan, Tony Blair Associates (TBA), hedging bets )

Evelyn
- 42 days ago - libertyblitzkrieg.com
While thieving bankers and military-industrial complex executives feeding parasitically off the citizenry is bad enough, there's really nothing worse than some two-bit, war criminal, faux humanitarian leveraging death and destruction to make a fortune
Womenomics' Is Starting to Transform the Muslim World
Business  (tags: women, Islam, finance, economics, business woman )

Beatrice
- 41 days ago - ft.com
The first convert to Islam was a businesswoman. She was a wealthy trader who inherited her father's business and later expanded it into an even more impressive enterprise. At one point, she offered a job to a man. He accepted and conducted a trading
 
 
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