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Center for Corporate Policy: Working to curb corporate abuses and make corporations publicly accountable. News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (202) 387-8030 Spooky Business: A New Report on Corporate Espionage Against Non-profits Giant corporations are employing highly unethical or illegal tools of espionage against nonprofit… Steve Pearlstein’s column in Sunday’s Post Business section (with a related story by Jia Lynn Jang) is an excellent deconstruction of the “myth of shareholder value” and a must read for readers of this site. Pearlstein not only reviews the… Sam Pizzigati (editor of the superb website, TooMuchOnline, which tracks CEO pay and other gross excesses of the super-rich) has a new book out that rebuts the self-justifying claims used by the rich and right-wing elites: The Rich Don’t Always… Center for Corporate Policy: Working to curb corporate abuses and make corporations publicly accountable.
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The Employee Ownership 100: America's Largest Majority Employee-Owned Companies The Employee Ownership 100: America's Largest Majority Employee-Owned Companies Home » Articles » August 2013Companies must be at least 50% owned by an ESOP or other qualified plan or by one or more other kinds of plans in which at least 50% of full-time employees are eligible to participate. Employment includes all full- and part-time employees in the U.S. and worldwide.
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A 1o a.m. Tuesday, the Supreme Court will return to the often-disputed issue of requiring non-union workers to financially support unions that represent them. In the case of Harris v. Quinn, arguing for a group of home-care providers resisting unionization will be William L. SCOTUSblog SCOTUSblog
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WikiLeaks WikiLeaks In Wikileaks Archives U.K. (2009) Publication of the UK Royal Mail’s PostZon postcode database WikiLeaks released the UK government database of all 1,841,177 UK post codes together with latitude and longitude, grid references, county, district, ward, NHS codes and regions, Ordinance Survey reference, and date of introduction. The database was last updated on July 8, 2009 and is over 100,000 pages in size. Read this in Wikileaks Archives Afghanistan (2008) Release of report NATO in Afghanistan: Master Narrative
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Naomi Wolf: Fascist America, in 10 easy steps | World news Naomi Wolf: Fascist America, in 10 easy steps | World news Last autumn, there was a military coup in Thailand. The leaders of the coup took a number of steps, rather systematically, as if they had a shopping list. In a sense, they did. Within a matter of days, democracy had been closed down: the coup leaders declared martial law, sent armed soldiers into residential areas, took over radio and TV stations, issued restrictions on the press, tightened some limits on travel, and took certain activists into custody. They were not figuring these things out as they went along.
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Librotraficante | Houston, TX 77254-0181 Librotraficante | Houston, TX 77254-0181 Arizona & Texas officials, THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING! ​Underground Libraries: "Our literature and our history must never be at the mercy of political whim ever again." - Tony Diaz This is the cause of our generation.
14th October 2013 Question with 128 notes Anonymous asked: How can you claim to speak for 99% of people? We don’t claim to speak for anyone, we merely present stories. 14th October 2013 We Are the 99 Percent
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It's Our Economy | People Before Profits • Stop Foreclosures • Break Up Big Finance • End the Wars New paper identifies the networking impact of Transition Network in the community energy field Transition Culture October 17, 2012 In the context of the fascinating week of posts looking discussing Transition Network over at the Social Reporters’ blog, it was … Medicaid, a program that is critical to the health of tens of millions of people, faces a future of more cutbacks and restricted access to care. By Helen Redmond Socialist Worker, October 31, 2012 Patients fill the waiting room of the … False Statistics Create the Illusion of Recovery By Paul Craig Roberts October 31, 2012 Since mid-2009 the US has been enjoying a virtual recovery courtesy of a rigged inflation measure that understates inflation.
GBU-28 The Guided Bomb Unit 28 (GBU-28) is a 5,000-pound (2,268 kg) laser-guided "bunker busting" bomb nicknamed "Deep Throat" produced originally by the Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet, New York. It was designed, manufactured, and deployed in less than three weeks due to an urgent need during Operation Desert Storm to penetrate hardened Iraqi command centers located deep underground. Only two of the weapons were dropped in Desert Storm, both by F-111Fs.[1]
Text[edit] The district courts shall have original jurisdiction of any civil action by an alien for a tort only, committed in violation of the law of nations or a treaty of the United States.[1] History[edit] The ATS was part of the Judiciary Act of 1789.[2] There is little surviving legislative history regarding the Act, and its original meaning and purpose are uncertain.[3][4] However, scholars have surmised that the Act was intended to assure foreign governments that the U.S. would act to prevent and provide remedies for breaches of customary international law, especially breaches concerning diplomats and merchants.[5] Alien Tort Statute
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