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Corporate Criminals Researched, A Summer Project

Posted by Admin in People to People Blog » Featured on Aug 13 2014, 9:33 pm

MostWanted2013Large corporations control almost everything we touch: from the clothing we wear, to the computers we work on, to the medications we take, and even the food we eat. I was aware of sweatshops, human trafficking, and forced labor prior to my time at Global Exchange, but I had not fully considered all the implications of today’s corporation giants. Over the past several weeks, I have been investigating corporations that are guilty of human rights abuses and environmental disasters for Global Exchange’s Top Ten Most Wanted Corporate Criminal List of 2014.

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People to People

Why I’m Boarding the People’s Climate Train

Posted by Shannon Biggs in People to People Blog on Aug 26 2014, 5:01 pm

train-logoIt's time we all got on board with a people-powered climate plan.The ultimate destination is to join the largest-ever climate march In New York City on September 21 & 22, coinciding with the United Nations Climate Summit. I will be joining the train in the Bay Area, and meeting more than 200 fellow riders, sharing stories and strategies for change. I will be leading workshops on community rights, rights of nature and fracking, and learning from others as we come together from across the country to share knowledge and collaborate while enjoying a beautiful ride through breathtaking wilderness areas. Join us!

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Fair Trade

Combat child slavery with ‘Back to School Photo Contest’

Posted by Sakshi Jaswal in Global Exchange Fair Trade Blog on Aug 21 2014, 12:03 am

FTkidsMake a difference today by raising awareness in the cocoa industry. Join one of our campaigns to put an end to child slavery and empower the farmers who produce your favorite chocolates.

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Reality Tours

Mission District Reality Tour

Posted by Admin in Reality Tours on Aug 14 2014, 10:59 pm

The summer interns in Clarion AlleyPart of the intern experience at Global Exchange involves a short exposure to each department’s work. As the Reality Tours intern, experiencing a mini Reality Tour around San Francisco’s historic Mission District gave me not only better insight to the work that my team prepares for but also a greater awareness and appreciation of the history, culture, and life that this neighborhood offers.

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