6 Months After Capitol Assault, Corporate Pledges Fall Flat

6 months later, many of those companies have resumed funneling cash to PACs that benefit the election efforts of lawmakers whether they objected to the election certification or not As shockwaves spread across the country from the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, corporate America took a stand against the lies that powered theContinue reading “6 Months After Capitol Assault, Corporate Pledges Fall Flat”

Supermarkets splashed pandemic profits on shareholders, not workers: Report

Oxfam says retailers prioritized dividends and buybacks over better terms for workers and farmers. Major European and American supermarkets lavished their coronavirus-related profits on their shareholders instead of helping their front-line workers and providing better terms to farmers, according to a report on Tuesday from the anti-poverty campaign group Oxfam.   Increased supermarket earnings proved oneContinue reading “Supermarkets splashed pandemic profits on shareholders, not workers: Report”

Texas man accused of planning mass shooting at Walmart is arrested

“Our investigators did outstanding work in this case, and possibly saved many lives,” the Kerr County sheriff said. “The plot interrupted in this case is unthinkable.” A man accused of plotting an “unthinkable” attack on a Texas Walmart has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat, officials said. Last week, investigators intercepted aContinue reading “Texas man accused of planning mass shooting at Walmart is arrested”

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