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Petition - South Korea: Liberate Labor Activists and Free Workforce From Oppression
Business  (tags: South Korea, labor activism, workforce, oppression, liberation, corruption, injustice, charges, imprisoned activists, wages and benefits, Human Rights Violations, Workers rights, advocates )


- 338 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand South Korea's president stop imprisoning advocates for workers' rights. While South Korean leadership assumes a public face of goodwill as it hosts the world's athletes, behind the persona still lingers another face of corruption and injustice.
Take Action - Tell Nestle to Stop Enabling Human Rights Violations and Environmental Destruction!
Business  (tags: nestle, palm oil industry, guatemala, Human Rights Violations, Environmental destruction, toxic spills, palm oil products, responsible sourcing, Corporate Responsibility, conflict of interest, native peoples rights, prevention of exploitation, protection )


- 353 days ago - us.e-activist.com
Palm oil company REPSA is linked to environmental destruction, toxic spills, and human rights violations in Guatemala. Some consumer brands, including Nestlé, are still enabling REPSA's violence and destruction. We need your help to push Nestle...
Petition - End Slavery in Thailand's Fishing Industry
Business  (tags: thailand, fishery industry, exploitative labor practices, fair pay, trafficking, asia, Ethical Business, Corporate Responsibility, Human Rights Violations, injustice )


- 362 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand fair and safe working conditions for individuals working in Thailand's fishing industry. The fishing industry in Thailand is run by human trafficking and slavery. Workers are trafficked from neighboring nations in Southeast Asia, subject to...
Petition - Olympic Sponsor Nissin Foods At Risk of Conflict Palm Oil
Business  (tags: Nissin foods, palm oil plantations, irresponsible actions, palm oil products, Human Rights Violations, rainforest destruction, habitat destuction, wildlife loss, conflicts, Corporate Responsibility, exploitation, Deforestration, Sustainable Development )


- 367 days ago - ran.org
As a sponsor for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Nissin Foods irresponsible practices could taint the reputation of the next summer Olympics by providing products made with palm oil linked to human rights violations and the destruction of Indonesia's rainforests
Petition - No More Human Trafficking
Business  (tags: palm oil industry, palm oil plantations, rainforest destruction, Human Trafficking, modern slavery, fair pay, ethical treatment, worker exploitation, human rights violations, bad business, corporate greed, suffering, protection )


- 447 days ago - ran.org
Mohammad Rubel was a victim of modern day slavery. A Wall Street Journal reporter found him working on Malaysian palm oil giant Felda Global Venture's plantations seven days a week without pay after being trafficked from Bangladesh. Sadly, Mohammad's...
Another Setback For DAPL As Norwegian Bank Rethinks Funding
Business  (tags: Dakota Access Pipeline, funding, human rights violations, Norwegian bank DNB )

Judy
- 805 days ago - oilprice.com
As if the Dakota Access Pipeline project didnâEUR(TM)t already have enough problems, Norwegian bank DNB, is rethinking its earlier decision to dole out $342.36 million in loans to construct the pipeline.
10 Insane Ways Companies Profited From Incompetence And Violence
Business  (tags: corporations, greed, graft, injustice, poison, fraud, human rights violations )

Freya
- 1337 days ago - listverse.com
Most of us are aware by now that corporations do some pretty crappy things. Things like poisoning an entire town, facilitating torture and slavery, or funneling money to Mexican drug cartels. Yet they often get away with it because they're rich...
Private Prison Nightmare For Immigrants In Georgia
Business  (tags: Corrections Corporation of America, private prison, Lumpkin, Georgia, Stewart, immigrant detention facility, ICE, nightmarish conditions, human rights violations )

Judy
- 1511 days ago - popularresistance.org
Reports are mounting of a living nightmare in Lumpkin, Georgia, at Stewart, a 1,750-bed detention facility housing immigrants facing potential deportation. The Corrections Corporation of America operates the facility for profit.
How Gadgets Are Perpetuating Atrocities In Congo
Business  (tags: electronics, war, conflict, D.R. Congo, bestiality, atrocities, minerals, tantalum, tungsten, tin, gold, violence beyond words, Human Rights Violations, gadgets, electronics, Enough Project )

Marta
- 3078 days ago - gizmodo.com
'I've never reported on a war more barbaric than Congo's, and it haunts me. In Congo, I've seen women who have been mutilated, children who have been forced to eat their parents' flesh, girls who have been subjected to rapes that destroyed their insides.'
Tales of Rape in D.R. Congo
Business  (tags: World, Africa, D.R. Congo, rape, rape as weapon of war, brutality, Human Rights Violations, ignored conflict )

Marta
- 3079 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Rape is frequently used as a weapon of war. Tens of thousands of women and girls have been raped in the Democratic Republic of Congo since fighting broke out in 1998.
Google's Partial Retreat From China Is Condemned By Government While Users Worry About Access
Business  (tags: GOOGLE, technologybusiness, offshore search engine, Great Wall - Web Filters, China, censorship, Human Rights violations, abuses, opposes. politicization of commercial is )

RosemaryR
- 3226 days ago - tech.ca.msn.com
BEIJING - Google Inc.'s partial withdrawal from China brought condemnation and signs of pressure from the government Tuesday while leaving Chinese Web surfers to wonder whether the company's new offshore search engine site would be blocked by censors.
Amnesty International Attacks Oil Industry for Decades of Damage in Nigeria's Niger Delta
Business  (tags: environmental destruction, human rights violations, oil industry, Nigerian govt, Shell, Total, Agip, impunity for abuses, accountability, basic rights denied, to work, adequate living standard, health, food, access to justice, reparations, remedy )

LucyKalei
- 3489 days ago - guardian.co.uk
141-pg Amnesty report gives evidence of oil spill cover-ups, gas flaring near villages & waste dumping leading to dire pollution of wetlands & destruction of farming & fishing; in last 50 yrs 9m barrels worth of oilve leaked into land & rivers. Impunity
   

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