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Pepsi: It's Time to Drop Indofood for Good!
Business  (tags: environment, sustainability, exploitation, workers, ecological destruction, petitions )

Freya
- 28 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Pepsi has nowhere to hide now: its business partner Indofood has been kicked out of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil, the world's largest sustainable palm oil authority, for mistreating workers on its environment-wrecking plantations.
Stand With Union Workers on Strike in Erie, PA
Business  (tags: workers, unions, employees, petitions )

Freya
- 52 days ago - act.berniesanders.com
We cannot and will not allow powerful companies like Wabtec to undo decades worth of progress on workers' rights. Add your name to call on Wabtec CEO Raymond Betler to let workers negotiate a fair and equitable collective bargaining agreement.
Raise The Minimum Wage
Business  (tags: wages, income, pay, workers, petitions )

Freya
- 55 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Write to your U.S. Representative and tell them to pass the "Raise the Wage Act of 2019" to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024.
End the Labor Abuses of Amazon Workers
Business  (tags: mega-corporations, workers, employees, greed, exploitation, petitions )

Freya
- 58 days ago - dailykos.com
Millions of Americans now rely on the comfort and convenience of Amazon Prime. But there's a real hidden cost to the efficiency of our packages arriving almost instantly: the health and safety of Amazon workers.
Urge Congress to Pass the Fairness for Farmworkers Act
Business  (tags: agriculture, farms, workers, wages, income, petitions )

Freya
- 62 days ago - panna.org
Farmworkers are some of the least protected workers in the country when it comes to on-the-job harms. They are also excluded from federal standards for minimum wage and overtime pay guaranteed to other workers.
End the Labor Abuses of Amazon Workers
Business  (tags: workers, abuses, greed, economic injustice, mega-corporations, petitions )

Freya
- 75 days ago - dailykos.com
Millions of Americans now rely on the comfort and convenience of Amazon Prime. But there's a real hidden cost to the efficiency of our packages arriving almost instantly: the health and safety of Amazon workers.
Time to DROP Indofood Until It Cleans Up Its Act!
Business  (tags: ecology, workers, exploitation, ecological destruction, petitions )

Freya
- 83 days ago - act.ran.org
Indofood is guilty of worker exploitation, rainforest destruction and habitat loss. That's bad news for Indofood's joint venture partners PepsiCo, Yum! Brands, and Wilmar; and for its major financiers.
Urge Your Members of Congress to Co-Sponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act
Business  (tags: income, wages, pay, workers, women, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 84 days ago - act.nwlc.org
Women across the country - especially women of color - are typically paid less than men. Pay discrimination is one reason why. Tell your members of Congress today to co-sponsor and push for swift passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Tell the RSPO to Suspend Indofood Now
Business  (tags: sustainability, workers, exploitation, agriculture, petitions )

Freya
- 85 days ago - act.ran.org
We've proven Indofood's human rights abuses and rainforest destruction. Now it's time to hold the company accountable.
'I Could Lose My Home': Low-Paid Workers Hit Hard By Government Shutdown
Business  (tags: wages, income, workers, shutdown )

Freya
- 86 days ago - nbcnews.com
Many subcontracted workers who clean, guard and cook in the cafeterias of federal buildings are unlikely to get back pay after shutdown.
How the Shutdown Could Impact Government Workers for Months
Business  (tags: workers, income, wages, health care, contractors, consequences of shutdown )

Freya
- 93 days ago - msn.com
Taylor Gautreaux, who is expecting a baby, works in software development under a government contract. After her work came to a halt under the shutdown, she was told by her company to use any remaining paid time off and then take leave without pay.
Let Them Eat Vacation Days
Business  (tags: workers, income, furloughs, ignorance, sophistry )

Freya
- 100 days ago - theatlantic.com
Kevin Hassett, chair of the White House's Council of Economic Advisors, thinks government workers are actually better off because of the shutdown. This is pure bull----.
Pass the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights
Business  (tags: workers, employees, wages, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 112 days ago - act.credoaction.com
They clean houses. Care for seniors. Nurse the sick. Raise children. But the reward for the hard work of our nation's more than 2 million domestic workers is low wages, harassment, unsafe work conditions, discrimination and even abuse.
As a Grocery Chain Is Dismantled, Investors Recover Their Money. Worker Pensions Are Short Millions.
Business  (tags: economic injustice, pensions, workers, bankruptcy, greed )

Freya
- 112 days ago - msn.com
The anger arises because although the sell-off allowed Sun Capital and its investors to recover their money and then some, the company entered bankruptcy leaving unpaid more than $80 million in debts to workers' severance and pensions.
Robert Reich: Here's How to Hold Corporations Accountable
Business  (tags: corporate responsibility, big business, workers, wages, environment )

Freya
- 117 days ago - alternet.org
Large corporations have a duty not just to their shareholders, but also to their employees, customers, and community.
 

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