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Papa John’s Pizza FIRES Employee For Being ROBBED
By March 6, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Papa John’s Pizza FIRES Employee For Being ROBBED

When Reza Abolhassani was robbed at gunpoint on a delivery for Papa John’s Pizza, his problems were just starting. Add to that, Reza’s  car was stolen. When Abolhassani called up his boss to let him know, he was hushed up and put on hold, in spite of the serious nature of the call. Then, to add […]

Food Stamp Cuts Have Destroyed Walmart’s Profits
By February 3, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Food Stamp Cuts Have Destroyed Walmart’s Profits

Walmart’s profits have plummeted in the fourth quarter of last year. The culprit for the decline in profits of the largest retailer in the United States is the U.S. government itself. Since food stamp cuts took effect last November, profits for the multinational corporation began to tank. The Financial Times reports that Walmart had previously announced that […]

U.S. Ranks 34th out of 35 in Childhood Poverty
By January 27, 2014 4 Comments Read More →

U.S. Ranks 34th out of 35 in Childhood Poverty

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), released a report on the poverty and well-being of children in a total of 35 developed nations. How did the United States rank? First? Second? Third??? The United States ranked 34th out of 35 countries in child poverty and welfare rankings, barely beating out Romania. UNICEF documents in their U.N. […]

Hackers Leak A Disturbing Walmart Guide on ‘How to Silence Workers’
By January 18, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Hackers Leak A Disturbing Walmart Guide on ‘How to Silence Workers’

An internal Walmart memo was leaked yesterday, describing how to discourage workers from coming together for action. This document, leaked by Anonymous “Hacktivists” demanded absolute loyalty to Walmart. It further instructed that any and all signs of worker discontent be reported to supervisors immediately. The leaked documents comes right as the National Labor Relations Board issued a […]

Grouchy Cop Served Raw Burger
By October 18, 2013 4 Comments Read More →

Grouchy Cop Served Raw Burger

“I was the only one at the restaurant. I drove through and I was in full uniform,” Officer Rob Moore explained of his recent trip to McDonalds. Moore frequents the McDonald’s drive-through in Derry, New Hampshire several times a week, always ordering a double quarter pounder with cheese. At night, he explains, it’s pretty much the only […]

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