AFL-CIO Files Shareholder Action Asking Nike to Pay Its Share of Taxes
In the wake of the release of the so-called Paradise Papers, the AFL-CIO sent a shareholder proposal to Nike asking the world's largest sports brand to stop using tax-avoidance schemes that have allowed the company to avoid paying $4 billion in U.S. taxes. That money could be used to fund infrastructure, schools and health care.
Working People Stand Up to Nabisco's Outsourcing on National Day of Action
Yesterday, at over 100 big box stores across the U.S., working families and activists leafleted with Nabisco workers to urge consumers to boycott Nabisco snacks like Oreo, Ritz Crackers and Chips Ahoy that are made in Mexico!