Economy

Jana Kasperkevic, Guardian
In the seven years that she has worked for Walmart , Venanzi Luna, 35, has started a new tradition. She doesn’t cook a turkey. She doesn’t set a table. She doesn’t give thanks for the most important things in her life. Instead, each Thanksgiving , she puts on her uniform and goes to work. “I work every year for Thanksgiving. I think it’s part of...
Anthony George, IPS News
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Has organised civil society, bound up in internal...
- Common Dreams staff
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced Sunday that he intends to join Sen...

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Sigh. That time of year. Buy! Save! Now! More! Some suggestions: For the season, if you must shop, go local. For Black Friday, buy nothing; it can wait. For Thanksgiving, give thanks. Or join Reverend Billy and his Stop Shopping Choir on the lawn of Monsanto's St. Louis headquarters, where they'll enjoy an organic dinner before bringing another dinner to activists in Ferguson. Thus comes hope. Also, lists of bad/better companies.