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Supercharging Paid Leave
Business  (tags: workers, income, wages, petitions )

Freya
- 9 days ago - paidleave.us
First it was Walmart. Then Starbucks. Then CVS, Chipotle, The Gap. And it's growing. In just 2 months, over 1.3 MILLION people got access to paid family leave because of our work.
Support the Measuring Real Income Growth Act
Business  (tags: wages, pay, workers, working class, economic justice, petitions )

Freya
- 12 days ago - go.civicaction.com
Sign now to become a citizen co-sponsor of Senators Schumer and Heinrich's Measuring Real Income Growth Act.
Tell AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to Raise Workers' Wages and Invest in U.S. Jobs
Business  (tags: communications, broken promises, greed, corporations, petitions, workers, wages, income )

Freya
- 42 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Last year, AT&T promised to use its Trump tax breaks to invest $1 billion more and create 7,000 U.S. jobs. Instead, AT&T has eliminated about 7,000 jobs since the tax law took effect.
Protect Home Healthcare Workers' Rights
Business  (tags: workers, employees, unions, wages, income, petitions )

Freya
- 44 days ago - fightfor15.org
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is taking comments on a new federal rule that will make it harder for certain home care workers to pay union dues - a clear attempt to attack their union.
Take Action to Save the Lives of Outdoors Workers
Business  (tags: workers, employees, labor, occupational hazards, global warming, petitions )

Freya
- 60 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Heat stress can result in heat exhaustion, heat stroke and even death. Climate change is rapidly increasing this hazard for U.S. workers, and yet there are no national protections in place to prevent this growing occupational danger.
Demand All 2018 Candidates Tell Voters If They Support a "Jobs for All" Plan That Invests in U.S. Workers
Business  (tags: employment, jobs, income, workers, labor )

Freya
- 63 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Senator Bernie Sanders wants to guarantee a job paying at least $15 an hour (with health care benefits) to "every American worker who wants or needs one."
Tell American Airlines: Stop Offshoring Jobs & Put Safety First
Business  (tags: airlines, transportation, outsourcing, workers, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 106 days ago - actionnetwork.org
American Airlines is not living up to its name. The profitable carrier has been killing U.S. jobs by outsourcing airplane maintenance in countries with weaker security, inspection and safety protocols.
Tell Disney CEO: Pay Your Workers a Living Wage
Business  (tags: workers, income, wages, greed, petition )

Freya
- 106 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Every year, Walt Disney Co. profits tens of billions of dollars, including earnings from theme parks. The corporation receives subsidies from the city of Anaheim at Disneyland in California. But their workers still aren't being paid a living wage.
Trump Is Costing Workers Overtime Pay. Sign the Petition to Fight Back
Business  (tags: workers, working class, income, pay, wages, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 118 days ago - act.credoaction.com
One of the biggest achievements of the Obama administration was new, modernized overtime rules that would have produced new eligibility for overtime or more take-home pay for 12.5 million Americans.
Protect Workers' Rights!
Business  (tags: workers, employees, civil rights, working class, petitions, injustice )

Freya
- 120 days ago - mn.keithellison.org
Let's call "mandatory arbitration" what it really is: Companies forcing workers to give up their rights. We demand that Congress permanently restore workers' ability to collectively seek justice for labor violations.
Supreme Court Deals Defeat to Workers' Rights, Upholding Arbitration for Individuals Only
Business  (tags: workers, jobs, income, lawsuits, courts, injustice )

Freya
- 125 days ago - msn.com
The Supreme Court has sharply restricted the rights of American workers to join with others to challenge their company for allegedly violating federal laws on wages, hours or civil rights.
Tell the NLRB: Protect Employees' Right to Freely Vote in a Union Election
Business  (tags: workers, labor, employees, unions, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 162 days ago - actionnetwork.org
President Trump's National Labor Relations Board wants to change the rules so that it's even harder for workers to have a voice on the job and a free and fair election for a union.
A Heimlich Maneuver for Stopping Harassers
Business  (tags: workers, women, sexism, restaurants, waitresses, cooks, bullying )

Freya
- 164 days ago - motherjones.com
The #MeToo movement has helped unearth instances of sexual harassment and impropriety at dozens of restaurants across the country, from New York to New Orleans.
PETITION - STOP ABUSE IN THE PALM OIL INDUSTRY - PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: abuse, palm oil industry, corporate giants, workers, sustainable palm oil, business, consumers, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, money, society, world )

Lone
- 173 days ago - e-activist.com
Corporate giants, such as Nestlé, KelloggâEUR(TM)s, Colgate, Unilever and Procter & Gamble are turning a blind eye to exploitation of workers in their palm oil supply chain.
Why Democrats Should Embrace a Federal Jobs Guarantee
Business  (tags: jobs, employment, working, workers )

Freya
- 184 days ago - thenation.com
One notable 2020 contender is already doing it.
 

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