Target Makes Coronavirus Pay Raise Permanent, Setting Hourly Minimum Wage to – With Extra Bonuses

Target Makes Coronavirus Pay Raise Permanent, Setting Hourly Minimum Wage to $15 – With Extra Bonuses

Target stores announced yesterday that it will permanently raise its starting wage for U.S. team members to $15 per hour. Additionally, the company will give a one-time recognition bonus of $200.00 to its frontline store and distribution center hourly workers for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic. Additionally, starting this … Read more

Harpoons Are Silenced: Iceland’s Whaling Boats Spend Second-Straight Season Tied Up in Port

Harpoons Are Silenced: Iceland’s Whaling Boats Spend Second-Straight Season Tied Up in Port

For the second straight year, there will be no whale hunting season in Iceland, and conservation groups are celebrating. After the international moratorium against whaling began in 1986, two Icelandic companies, Hvalur and IP-Utgerd, carried on hunting fin whales and minke whales. This year, IP-Utgerd cited financial difficulties involving the … Read more

On May 1, Join a 24-Hour Global Live-Streaming Event of Inspiration and Sharing: The Call To Unite (Sneak Peak)

On May 1, Join a 24-Hour Global Live-Streaming Event of Inspiration and Sharing: The Call To Unite (Sneak Peak)

On Friday night, a 24-hour global event will begin live-streaming all over the internet with 200 cultural, spiritual, and community leaders hoping to unite people across the world and celebrate our common humanity. Sharing inspirational messages or music from their homes will be Oprah Winfrey, Tim Shriver, Yo-Yo Ma, Julia … Read more