Amazon will raise its minimum wage to $15 for all U.S. employees. Will other’s follow suit?
Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett Are Wealthier Than The Bottom Half of the Country Combined
That’s three people versus about 160 million people.
The “One Rich Guy” who profits would.
Amazon’s take-no-prisoners business model made founder Jeff Bezos staggeringly rich while stranding thousands of warehouse workers on the borderline of poverty.
Suddenly, all self-respecting billionaires need to own at least one newspaper.
Want to learn about how big corporations are taking Latin America to court? IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Pérez Rocha will address extractive corporations suing Latin American countries in International Tribunals at Amazon Watch’s Spring 2012 “Green-Bag Lunch” Series in Washington, DC.
A new book describes an attempt to map uncontacted tribes in the Amazon without contacting them.
Teaching for Change/Busboys and Poets, Amazon Watch, Friends of the Earth US, Greenpeace US, and Institute for Policy Studies Invite You for a Special Book Event with Scott Wallace, author of the book,THE UNCONQUERED: In Search of the Amazon’s Last Uncontacted Tribes.
The U.S.-Peru free trade agreement has led directly to government crackdowns and the deaths of indigenous protestors, reports columnist Laura Carlsen.