Tag Archive: fair share

Budget Cuts are Bitter Brew

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By Nathan Jackson Percolating with hundreds of coffee-economic-justice-puns written by the community, we went to Starbucks HQ in the SoDo district to deliver a message to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz. TV news cameras rolling, we set up right outside the cathedral looking Starbucks HQ and shared some of the puns that the community had sent…

Talk about brewing up trouble

By Nathan Jackson Community members were leafleting in downtown Seattle talking to tourists and Seattleites alike about Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz’s latest recipe–straight from the 1% cookbook. Schultz had his workers in DC write a slogan for his own political ideals on their customers’ cups. His “Come Together” slogan may sound reasonable, but what it…

CEOs to the rescue–of their low tax rates

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By Nathan Jackson We have to admit, the CEOs do have guts. After taking a shellacking in the election these greedy CEOs think they can still work their will on Congress. They’ve even formed their own little private party called “Fix the Debt.” Eighty CEOs including the heads of companies like Macy’s, Bank of America…