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Tom and Georgia Barnett in the car they won. Tom and Georgia Barnett own and operate 24 Burger King stores and were recently awarded "Franchisee of the Year" by Burger King, an award given for ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 72 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 09:48 AM PST with 202 Recommends
A judge administered some hard slaps to a Burger King franchisee who illegally targeted workers for their activism . Managers for EYM King, which ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 12:54 PM PDT with 211 Recommends
Corporations, my friend, are people who shouldn't pay taxes. Yeah, that's the ticket. Last week, the Obama administration issued new ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Sep 28, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
As fast-food workers across the country strike for decent pay , Burger King is still preparing to abandon the U.S. as its home country. How does a burger company get flipped like this and who gets ...
by davej
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2014 at 11:33 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about Burger King's tax inversion strategy --you know, the clever tax dodge strategy that's all the rage among the corporate elite because it funnels hundreds of ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 10:47 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Just in time to post on Labor Day (tune: Schoolhouse Rock, "No More Kings") Picket signs and marches Fallen Golden Arches Pre-formed meats and starches, Whoppers and lies... Keith Kramer had a ...
by AdmiralNaismith
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 08:13 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Spend and Vote lets consumers vent their anger and make it count. Remember how Walgreens was shamed into not moving its headquarters overseas and joining the corporate tax-dodging "inversion" ...
by mmcintee
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Aug 28, 2014 at 12:20 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The merger of Miami-based Burger King and Tim Horton's of Canada is adding fuel to the raging debate about the so-called " tax inversion ." While Jordan Weissmann ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 12:40 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Before I rip Burger King a new one, a moment of full disclosure: I haven't walked into one of those joints in I dunno 25 years. So, maybe it's worth the whatever it costs now to choke down and ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 05:57 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
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by claytoonz
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2014 at 02:01 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Ralph Nader, despite what your electoral opinion of him may be, is onto something again in a piece over at alternet. Apparently, with shock but not surprise, it turns out that corporations are ...
by gravlax
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 06:25 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Burger King will purchase Canadian ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 184 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2014 at 08:54 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
I case you missed it, Burger King has decided to do a tax inversion. I sent them the following boycott email, and encourage others to do so. --------------------------------------------------------
by jmbar2
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 11:27 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Bureger King is joining a growing list of unpatriotic US corporations by moving its headquarters to Canada. (Is unpatriotic corporation redundant?) Burger King is trying to buy Tim Hortons, the ...
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 10:11 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
There's not much that is more American than a good old Whopper. A mainstay of juicy deliciousness that makes you follow your nose to the source. Well Guess What? The source is moving - to save on ...
by veldaofbabylon
Comment Count 152 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 07:45 AM PDT with 222 Recommends
There is nothing sexy about corporate tax law and, even if there was, most of us wouldn't get it. The average American is more than happy to cede the details of such economic mechanics to "the few, ...
by BetteNoir
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 07:40 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Burger King plans to avoid US taxes by pretending they're Canadian in a so-called "tax inversion," the Wall Street Journal reports . Tax inversions are where US companies buy a smaller foreign ...
by Michael D
Comment Count 39 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2014 at 06:08 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
It can only be physically found behind one counter at one Burger King in the heart of San Francisco’s gay neighborhood (Gayhorhood) but customers at this location may be surprised ...
by Christian Bentzen
Comment Count 115 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 03:02 PM PDT with 221 Recommends
When I served in the Army my first duty station was in ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 01:00 PM PDT with 55 Recommends
Well said: http://www.thenation.com/article/176735/bill-de-blasio-burger-king-unsupportable-situation#
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 146 comments on Sat Oct 19, 2013 at 07:54 PM PDT with 194 Recommends