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“Capitalism is about freedom for everyone, especially when it comes to the freedom to live off of other people’s labor and get obscenely wealthy in the process.”

“If you don’t like the way a business treats its employees, shop somewhere else; ethical consumerism will shift attention away from those who treat their workers like shit and onto the individual consumer.”

“The right to voluntarily enter into binding contracts should never be abridged, especially when those contracts carry implicit power and class imbalances with them.”

“Corporations participate in philanthropy every now and then, thus alleviating the structural theft they participate in every day.”

“Poor people just need to find jobs and prove that they can be profitable to me, all so they can demonstrate that they deserve to gain access to the life necessities I have so much of that I could wipe my ass with them.”

These children showed Jay- z the six miles they have to walk to get drinkable water for their families, he spent millions of dollars to build a pipeline and well right in their own village ,which supplies 3 different villages til this day and this was 11 years ago. But the media only chooses to view him as an ex- drug dealer

Joan Whitney Payson (1903-1975) was a businesswoman, philanthropist, and patron of the arts. As a co-founder and majority owner of the New York Mets, she was the first woman to own a major-league baseball team without inheriting it.

She was the team’s president between 1968 and 1975, and was inducted in its Hall of fame in 1981. She provided funds to build the library of Pepperdine University, and established the Helen Hay Whitney Foundation, named after her mother, for medical research.

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Feminist, LGBTQIA, Race/Gender Inclusive, Progressive Volunteer Opportunities and Organizations, State by State Protect our progress. Support each other. --- General Philanthropic Resources Please Google a non-profit or use one of these tools before adding it to this list. There are some well-k...
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A huge thank you to Robert Downey Jr. for getting involved and helping raise awareness for the great work #CollectiveProject student Albert Manero and his Limbitless team are doing for #BionicKids.

Rest in peace, Joseph Rowntree.  A Quaker and chocolatier, Rowntree embraced the progressive ideals of the turn of the last century, growing his business from 30 employees to 4,000, at the same time providing them with a library, free education, a works magazine, a social welfare officer, a doctor, a dentist, and one of the world’s first occupational pension schemes.  He died on this date in 1925 at the age of 88.

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Not all heroes wear capes, or so the saying goes. The modern adage could so easily describe the 9-to-5 style of Global Citizen’s VP of business development and partnerships, Lizzie Edelman. The 28-year-old New Yorker has been working with the NGO to help devise social action around poverty reform and international women’s rights for the last three years, and prefers a cool, downtown look for the office.

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