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Even With Dov Charney Gone, I Won't Buy American Apparel

American Apparel founder and CEO Dov Charney, was ousted from his very own company spread like wildfire this morning. And it was predictably greeted with major glee among most of my feminist friends, who've had enough with this guy's gag-inducing sexist marketing campaigns, as well as his own personal conduct with employees. I still have no intention of ever purchasing anything from them in the future. Ousting Dov Charney may have been the right decision to make, American Apparel executive board members, but that's not why you finally got rid of him.
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NFL Cheerleaders Are Ra-Ra-Raging Over Labour Laws

Give me an F! E! D! and a U! and a P! They're a big part of the game day experience but NFL cheerleaders are no longer keeping to the sidelines when it comes to their treatment on and off the field. Multiple former NFL cheerleaders have come forward in 2014 to tell their stories -- often in the form of lawsuits -- of harsh working conditions, peanuts for pay, and demeaning behaviour rules.

Flammable Well Water Fires Alberta Lawsuit

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- ROSEBUD, Alta. - Jessica Ernst fills the empty water-cooler bottle from her garden hose. The liquid bubbles and hisses like club soda and a thick white cloud floats to the top. S...

Canada's Largest Real Estate Board Sued

TORONTO (CP) -- The Competition Bureau has filed a lawsuit against Canada's largest real-estate board, a move the federal agency hopes will warn other boards against using tactics that limit competiti...