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Posted by Admin in People to People Blog » Featured on Oct 14 2016, 6:28 pm
The 2016 list is comprised of eight new “most wanted” corporations judged on issues like unlivable working conditions and pay, violations of human rights and voting rights, climate change denial, and environmental destruction. Four corporations, Koch Industries, McDonald’s, Chevron and Monsanto were on earlier lists but are included again, as the corporate behavior of these companies has reached egregious levels this year and merits repeat attention.
Posted by Ashley Cline in People to People Blog on Jan 15 2017, 6:53 pm
Here are Global Exchange’s top ten reasons we must stop Trump and his cabinet of billionaires, corporate cronies and ultra-right elites. 1. Environmental destruction. The Trump cabinet is a Who’s-Who of Big Oil executives and climate change deniers. Rex Tillerson, nominee for Secretary of State, was CEO of Exxon Mobil, the world’s largest fossil fuel […]
Posted by Admin in Global Exchange Fair Trade Blog on Nov 22 2015, 11:28 pm
With more than 350 Fair Trade related blogs, there is plenty of information at this site, but for now, this blog is on hiatus! Updates about Fair Trade are now posted at Global Exchange's People-to-People blog site, which also carries all of Global Exchange's news and updates.
Posted by Cyndi Malasky in Reality Tours on Jan 6 2017, 1:23 am
Written by: Summer Johnson, Summer 2015 Intern Global Exchange went to Chiapas, Mexico more than twenty years ago when the Zapatista rebellion erupted in 1994. After the signing of NAFTA, the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) declared war against the state and organized a widespread movement with unified ideologies focused on autonomy and justice […]