For fifty years Walmart has been fighting a war against workers, driving down wages and crushing attempts to organize around the world. But just this week, an incredible new chapter opened in the fight against Walmart’s race-to-the-bottom economics – workers in Walmart’s California warehouses have gone on strike.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is a shadowy trade association that has had its hand in almost every bad thing that’s happened in Washington for decades — from the financial deregulation that led to the Great Recession to Congress’s failure to address climate change. Now the Chamber wants to buy the November election on behalf of anonymous corporate donors, and… more
Amazing! We’ve blown past 45,000 signatures! Can you help us get to 50,000?
UPDATE: We are going deliver your petitions directly to Enbridge’s offices in Vancouver and at the Joint Panel Review hearings in Prince Rupert on December 10, 2012!
If a tar sands pipeline and supertankers project looks too dangerous, what do you do? If you’re Enbridge, you delete… more
When Elvia Bahena arrived to testify before the Indianapolis City Council on July 10, she was scared.
She had come to testify about abuses she had experienced in her 11 years working as a housekeeper in the hotel industry. Dozens of hotel managers were in attendance, including Brian Comes, the General Manager of the Hyatt Regency, where Elvia worked. She… more