Category Archives: Business/Finance/Taxes

Police shut down Walmart workers’ protest


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U.S. Companies Now Stash $2 Trillion Overseas. That’s More Than They Have Onshore


Jeff Cox | NBC News | Reader Supported News | November 13, 2014 .S. companies are for the first time holding more than $2 trillion overseas, according to an analysis that paints a bleak picture of whether that money will make … Continue reading

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Russia, China drop US dollar for mutual trade


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GMO Potato Approved by USDA


A genetically modified Innate potato next to a bruised conventional potato. (photo: Simplot) Andrew Pollack | The New York Times | November 9, 2014 potato genetically engineered to reduce the amounts of a potentially harmful ingredient in French fries and potato … Continue reading

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Bush Family and Its Inner Circle Play a Central Role in Lawsuit Against Denton, Texas, Fracking Ban


Steve Horn | DeSmogBlog | Read Supported News | Novermber 8, 2014 n November 4, Denton, Texas, became the first city in the state to ban the process of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) when 59 percent of voters cast ballots in favor of … Continue reading

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Economy Adds More Than 200,000 Jobs for the Sixth Straight Month


Bryce Covert | ThinkProgress | Reader Supported News | November 8, 2014 he economy added 214,000 jobs in October while the unemployment rate fell to 5.8 percent, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Analysts had expected … Continue reading

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Corner Office: Six Powerful Out CEOs Who Aren’t Tim Cook


EDITORS | Queerty | November 5, 2014 We’re all happy that Tim Cook got his official gay card laminated recently, and of course we’re looking forward to seeing him at the next pot luck to plot world domination. Did I say that? … Continue reading

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BUSINESS LEADER’S RESPONSE TO APPLE CEO TIM COOK’S STATEMENT TODAY


BUSINESS LEADER’S RESPONSE TO APPLE CEO TIM COOK’S STATEMENT TODAY By John Roberts, partner at Denver Investments, founder of the Workplace Equality Index™ John Roberts, a partner at Denver Investments and founder of the Workplace Equality Index™ (www.workplaceequalityindex.com): “Tim Cook’s eloquent … Continue reading

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Robots replacing human workers may leave millions out of job


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Why would a LGBTI person set up a business when they’ll be filtered out of the internet?


Helen Belcher | Gay Star News | October 28, 2014 At the end of 2013, internet service providers (ISPs) in the UK bowed to government pressure and agreed to introduce default filtering. Immediately there were reports that a number of … Continue reading

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