Economic Impacts Of Civil Unrest

By Jim Sams, Claims Journal. -

The civil disturbance that started in Minneapolis after the killing by police of George Floyd spread to 20 other states — an unprecedented property insurance catastrophe that will likely impact [...]

Paralyzed Companies Rescued By An ‘Army’ Of Volunteer Workers

By Jessica Dos Santos, Russia Today. -

The Productive Workers' Army (EPO) is a grassroots movement composed of Venezuelan workers that came together in 2014. They dedicate their volunteer labor to rescuing various companies that have [...]

Tech Companies Make Appeal To Save Net Neutrality

By Ali Breland, www.thehill.com -

By Ali Breland for The Hill. Hundreds of tech companies and groups, including Twitter, Airbnb, Reddit and Vimeo, are urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to keep the Obama-era net [...]

How Education Became A Business And Forgot The Students

By Devon Douglas-Bowers, www.occupy.com -

Devon Douglas-Bowers in Occupy - Students attend college to pursue their interests, broaden their intellectual horizons and make headway toward a career. While this is made difficult due to the [...]

St. Louis Businesses Warned Of Unrest After Grand Jury Verdict

By Curtis Kalin, www.cnsnews.com -

A St. Louis property manager is warning businesses near the St. Louis County courthouse to prepare for “civil unrest” in the wake of the imminent grand jury decision in the Michael Brown [...]

Owner Keeps Paying Employees After Fire

By Christina Sarich, www.nationofchange.org -

In a world smattered with corporate greed, it is good to hear some uplifting news, and the owner of Culver’s restaurant in Platteville, Wisconsin is providing just that. Bruce Kroll owned [...]

Germany Cancels Verizon Contract Over NSA Spying

By Reuters, www.reuters.com -

The German government has cancelled a contract with U.S. telecoms firm Verizon Communications Inc VZ.N as part of an overhaul of its internal communications, prompted by revelations last year of [...]