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Why is it more important than ever to support local businesses? Amazon’s growing market power is threatening small businesses and “weakening communities,” according to a new study from the Institute for Local Self-Reliance.

Your Call: Midnight mail — keeping the postal service running

Nov 15, 2016
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On the November 15th edition of Your Call, we look at the struggle to keep the U.S. Postal Service healthy.

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 Have longer hours and more responsibilities become the new norm in the American workplace? 

Today on Your Call: What is Amazon’s agenda?

Jun 25, 2012

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about how the largest internet retailer is transforming business. Amazon’s model of deep discounts has allowed it to become the dominant book retailer. What allows the company to offer so many discounts? Are you an Amazon shopper? Join us at 10am PST or post a comment here. We’ll also talk about how Amazon has used its political power to avoid sales taxes and other regulations. Where is Amazon headed next?  It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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