Oklahoma activists have launched Consumers On Strike Against the War. They are advocating that people target an economic attack on the white collar big money psychopaths running our economy and government (collectively known as the War Party) by spending less money and shifting their remaining purchases to locally owned, independently operated, businesses and cooperatives or collectives.
(New York City) - Burmese-in-exile and advocates of human rights in Burma are applauding a decision by Federated Department Stores, the largest up-scale retailer in the U.S., to notify its suppliers that it will no longer stock products from the country of Burma.
Caregivers and other employees of the Northampton Nursing Home held a rally Thursday to build public support for long-overdue improvements in the quality of care for their residents. The workers were joined by many community supporters at the spirited protest.