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Final Phase In Battle To Stop Rigged Corporate Trade

by Margaret Flowers, OpEdNews

On Thursday, despite the cold and rain in Washington D.C., people took to the streets to protest Fast Track for rigged corporate trade deals like the nearly complete Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). 107 more words

GOVERNMENT

Expand Civil Rights Laws to Include Social Class

In 2013, I researched legislative means of dealing with class bias in everyday life. This article was the result.

Expand Civil Rights Laws to Include Social Class… 2,843 more words

Classism

Whistleblower Complaints Face Low Administrative Threshold for Full-Blown Investigation and Prosecution

In addition to its focus on worker safety, OSHA is the front-line agency under the Department of Labor responsible for investigation and enforcement of various whistleblower laws. 326 more words

Whistleblower

Obama Is Poised to Give GMO and Meat Companies Something They've Always Wanted

by Tom Philpott,  Mother Jones

President Obama and his Senate GOP critics are locked in a long-simmering feud, but there’s one topic that has them clasping hands and singing kumbaya: global free-trade deals. 205 more words

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Brost fined $390,878 and jailed 27 months for tax evasion

A disgraced Calgary businessman facing up to 14 years for a massive Ponzi scheme has been handed a 27-month jail term and fined $390,878 for tax evasion over a six-year period. 249 more words

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