Black Smoke Matters: Grassroots group calls for truckers strike

If Black Smoke Matters succeeds, it wouldn't be the first time naysayers were proved wrong......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2019

Truckers Group Planning to "Shut "Em Down" on April 12 in Nationwide Protest

Black Smoke Matters, a group formed by truckers, is planning a nationwide shutdown on April 12 to prot.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 31st, 2018

Black Smoke Matters Posts List Of Industry Concerns

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Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 9th, 2019

German union calls strike at Amazon warehouses

Workers in Germany and Spain staged strikes last month on Black Friday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 17th, 2018

Brazil Calls in Military as Truck Drivers Defy Union Agreement With Government

Brazil’s government called in the military Friday in a last-ditch attempt to force truckers to stop blockading highways as a five-day-old strike halted shipments of food, fuel, medicine, and shut down the nation’s auto industry......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 25th, 2018

Video: White Woman Calls Police on Black Family"s BBQ for "Trespassing" in Oakland Park

A woman called the police on a group of black people using an unpermitted charcoal grill by Oakland, California’s Lake Merritt—but family and witnesses said the issue was about racism......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 10th, 2018

Watchdog group calls for cent-per-mile fee

New York City officials say $2.8 million received as a result of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's new admissions policy will go toward 175 cultural organizations city-wide. Cultural affairs... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

France To Deploy Military Against Next Round Of Yellow Vest Protests

If the black smoke over the Paris skyline and charred cars and buildings along the Champs-Elysees which have become characteristic of France's increasingly violent Yellow Vest protests over the past months weren't alarming enough, thin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 20th, 2019

Goldman Sachs sets targets for Hispanic and black entry-level hires

Goldman Sachs Group Inc is setting targets for hiring minority groups for the first time as it ramps up efforts to diversify its workforce, according to a memo sent by top executives to employees on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

U.S. chipmaker industry group calls Chinese offer a "distraction," WSJ says

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 18th, 2019

Astronomers Observe 83 Supermassive Black Holes From Early Universe

A group of astronomers from Japan, Taiwan and Prince.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 18th, 2019

Investor group calls on Lyft to scrap dual-class share structure plan: FT

A group of investors has called on Lyft Inc's board to scrap a proposed dual-class share structure, as the ride hailing company pitches its initial public offering to investors next week, the Financial Times reported on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2019

Airbnb loses major fight over California city"s rental law

Airbnb Inc. and Expedia Group Inc.’s HomeAway failed to persuade a U.S. court of appeals to strike down a Santa Monica law that makes the companies liable for illicit rentals in the Southern California beach city......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2019

February Unemployment for One Large Group Hit 7%, Almost Double the National Figure

The unemployment rate among black Americans has risen to 7%, which is 86% above the national average......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 9th, 2019

Amazon moms are every working mom, calling for backup day-care benefits

A group of working mothers at Amazon that calls its.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 8th, 2019

A Neo-Nazi group"s new leader is a black activist who wants to dissolve it

Rogelio V. Solis/AP The new leader of one of the nation's.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 1st, 2019

Report says Gorder’s salary a cause for investor concern

Valero Energy Corp.’s Joe Gorder is one of the most overpaid CEOs in the nation, and investors are showing increasing concern about it, according to a shareholder advocacy group. As You Sow, which calls itself the country’s leading shareholder .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2019

Calls lead puts 5:1 in General Motors, March 42 strike active

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 26th, 2019

Goldman says legal losses could be up to $1.9 billion more than reserves

Goldman Sachs Group Inc said losses related to ongoing lawsuits could possibly exceed its reserve for legal matters by up to $1.9 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2019

Goldman expects legal losses to be up to $1.9 billion more than reserve

Goldman Sachs Group Inc said it expects losses related to ongoing lawsuits to be about up to $1.9 billion more than the money it set aside for legal matters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2019

Group of Walmart Mexico workers threatens strike for higher pay

A union representing workers at Walmart Inc's Mexico unit said on Monday it would go on strike next month if it did not secure better pay and conditions for thousands of employees......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 25th, 2019