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These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/22/strike-spreads-chinese-supplier-adidas-nike-yeu-yuen-factory-jiangxi-guangdong From the Guardian: A strike at a Chinese factory that manufactures shoes ...
by Jamesleo
Comment Count 95 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 09:03 AM PDT with 210 Recommends
Without calling out anyone in particular, I've seen A LOT of instances over the last few days, both in diaries and in comments, along the lines of this: 'How can this Snowden guy have even gotten ...
by GoGoGoEverton
Comment Count 216 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 07:49 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
Low pay for workers is undermining our society. It's the root cause of the federal deficit and robs Social Security and Medicare of billions of dollars each year. In [http://www.dailykos.com/story/...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Low pay for workers is undermining our society. It's the root cause of the federal deficit and robs Social Security and Medicare of billions of dollars each year. In [http://www.dailykos.com/story/...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Low pay for workers is undermining our society. It's the root cause of the federal deficit and robs Social Security and Medicare of billions of dollars each year. In [http://www.dailykos.com/story/...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Low pay for workers is undermining our society. It's the root cause of the federal deficit and robs Social Security and Medicare of billions of dollars each year. In [http://www.dailykos.com/story/...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
From my own blog on a financial website . I'm about to reach the 11 year mark of working for the same employer. For anybody that has known me for 15 years or more, this is an incredible thing. Let ...
by imobannon
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 09:36 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Work for higher pay in May. Social Security is funded by a payroll tax, which means it is dependent on what workers earn. Lower earnings in the last few decades systematically rob Social Security ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Apr 12, 2013 at 04:06 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The same CEO who pledged to make Americans 'suffer' during the fiscal cliff drama, lives in a mansion on a mountain with a hot tub, ...
by james321
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 11, 2013 at 12:07 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
The top corporate executives (who for the purposes of taxes, are also considered to be "employees") usually earn far less as a percentage of their compensation as regular wages (with higher tax rates)
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Apr 02, 2013 at 10:27 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
In my research into wage trends, I stumbled upon another indication of growing inequality in America. I found a trend toward an increase in the difference between what super-earners are making and ...
by VerbalMedia
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 06:46 PM PST with 4 Recommends
It's easy to be almost awed that so many people will be voting against themselves in November. In the current presidential race it's important to note that half of likely Republican voters will ...
by A Southerner in Yankeeland
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2012 at 08:50 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
This important diary is cross-posted to my blog, where I've embedded lots of links to the IRS 990 forms where I gleaned the fiscal info from.
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 02:29 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
CEO-to-worker compensation ratio, with options granted and options realized, 1965–2011 "Options granted" compensation includes salary, bonus, restricted stock grants, options granted and long-...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 03:47 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
(NOW WITH CORRECTED GRAPHIC!!!) They can't even tell a decent, believable lie. This latest creation of the Right Wing Noise Machine, this nonsense about "War on women: Obama White House paid ...
by Bill Schmalfeldt
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2012 at 11:54 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Why DO they do it? The merchants of right-wing rhetoric, day in, day out -- Why do they push the envelope -- test the boundaries of civility; abandon the need for Facts; and stir up the base ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 02, 2012 at 07:25 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Why DO they do it? The Merchants of Right Wing Rhetoric, day in, day out -- Why do they push the envelope -- test the boundaries of civility; abandon the need for Facts; and stir up the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Jan 19, 2011 at 04:55 AM PST with 20 Recommends
I really should not care (I don' really). I really really should not be publicly doing a diary on this. The whole screwed up salary structure and misplaced priorities of it all is ridiculous. Even ...
by DrSteveB
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Dec 03, 2010 at 06:54 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. We all remember having to bail out the big banks to the tune of $
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 13, 2010 at 01:52 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Unemployment and foreclosures continue to rise and Wall Street reacts predictably to Obama's call for executive pay cuts. What planet are these guys from? Perhaps they should try living on a teacher'...
by Woodworker
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Oct 24, 2009 at 03:03 PM PDT with 15 Recommends