70 Non-Violent Inmates Released After Dozens of Prison Workers, Covering 49 Shifts, Call In Sick

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TweetYumEDITORS NOTE: THIS SERVES AS AN EXAMPLE OF HOW MUCH MONEY IS WASTED ON LOCKING UP NON-VIOLENT OFFENDERS IN THIS COUNTRY. PERHAPS MORE MUNICIPALITIES SHOULD TAKE NOTE AND CUT BACK ON THE MONEY BEING SPENT ON THE PRISON INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX. (FOX 5) One wing of the North Las Vegas jail was closed and 70 non-violent […]

What not to wear during the NATO summit

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TweetYumShareThis What not to wear during the NATO summit 08 May 2012 Downtown workers may experience casual Friday and casual Monday later this month when the NATO summit arrives. Workers at some Chicago office towers are being encouraged to dress down to avoid being targeted by protesters during the meeting of world leaders May 20 […]

USAID training foreign workers for English-speaking jobs

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TweetYumShareThis USAID training foreign workers for English-speaking jobs 20 Apr 2012 While the president has been urging “insourcing,” the government has been sending money to the Philippines to train foreign workers for jobs in English-speaking call centers. According to New York Democratic Rep. Tim Bishop and North Carolina Republican Rep. Walter Jones, this is unacceptable […]

Walker signs bill barring workers from collecting damages for employment discrimination

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TweetYumShareThis Walker signs bill barring workers from collecting damages for employment discrimination 06 Apr 2012 Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that prohibits workers from collecting damages in employment discrimination cases. Under current state law, employees who prevail in discrimination lawsuits can collect between $ 50,000 and $ 300,000 in compensatory and punitive […]