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Dutch Airline, Transavia, Treats Crying Baby Like A Terrorist

April 26, 2015

In a classic case of overreaction and insensitivity, a Jewish family on a visit to Israel on board a plane bound for home in the UK were removed from the aircraft before takeoff by Israeli Security Forces. The aircraft operated…

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$70,000 Minimum Wage Now At One Seattle Company (VIDEO)

April 14, 2015

Seattle based Gravity Payments CEO, Dan Price made an announcement at the company’s quarterly meeting that left all 120 employees of the credit card processing company stunned. Effective immediately, all salaries will jump to $50,000, or a $3,000 pay raise…

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Are America’s Part Time Workers Being Abused?

April 13, 2015

Where do you draw the line between running an efficient business, and abusing the employees? That is exactly the dilemma which NY State Attorney General, Eric Schneiderman is investigating. At issue are the practices of 13 major retailers involving unpredictable…

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Christian Bigot-Owned Indiana Restaurant Won’t Cater To Gays, But ‘We’re Not Discriminating’ (VIDEO)

April 1, 2015

It didn’t take long for religious bigots in Indiana to out themselves in the wake of the controversial religious freedom bill which was signed into law by Governor Mike Pence recently. The law essentially gives business owners in most locations…

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McDonalds Asks Indie Rockers To Play For Free, Here Is Their Amazing Response

March 9, 2015

Even if Amalie Bruun and Brian Harding from the indie rock band Ex Cops planned on selling their souls, they certainly wouldn’t do it for “exposure” and french fries. Nonetheless, that’s what McDonalds offered them to play at a showcase during March 13-22’s SXSW (South by Southwest) music…

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Christie Admin Lets Exxon Off the Hook in $8.9 Billion Lawsuit

February 28, 2015

“The scope of the environmental damage resulting from the discharges is as obvious as it is staggering and unprecedented in New Jersey,”– — Court brief filed in November 2014 by the Christie Administration. That was a scant four months ago,…

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REVEALED: The FDA Turns a Blind Eye to Scientific Fraud

February 20, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) isn’t doing so well these days. Turns out that they haven’t exactly been bothering to report findings of scientific fraud to, well, anyone: Fifty-seven published clinical trials were identified for which an FDA…

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Canadians Reject Fox News Clone – Sun News Shuts Down (VIDEO)

February 16, 2015

The right-wing propaganda machine suffered defeat this week in the great white north when Sun News Network, the Fox News clone in Canada went off the air Friday. The network, which many dubbed the “Fox News North,” had been in…

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The New Big Fat Lie By Fox News: ‘DISH Is Censoring Us!’ (VIDEO)

January 12, 2015

It’s been over three weeks since DISH Network dropped Fox News from their channel lineup in a dispute over money, and now Fox is upping the ante and playing hardball. They’re running a brand new ad which encourages viewers to…

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Texas Empowering Predatory Lenders: Pay $1K On a $250 Loan or Go To Jail

December 31, 2014

Pay $1000 on a $250 loan or go to jail? That’s not a story line from a novel by Charles Dickens, it’s a harsh reality in present day Texas for Mrs. Jones, a 71-year-old Texas woman. Flaunting state and federal…

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