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Look What the True Cost of Chevron Network Did Last Week

Posted by Tex Dworkin in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, True Cost of Chevron Network on 1st June, 2011 | No Comments

agmLast week was a busy one for the True Cost of Chevron Network. Dozens of activists including those from Angola, Nigeria, Canada, Alaska, and the U.S. Gulf Coast traveled to San Ramon, California to attend Chevron’s annual shareholder meeting to deliver a new report: The True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Annual Report. This report »
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Chevron Withers Under Criticism at Today’s Annual Shareholder Meeting

Posted by Antonia Juhasz in Featured, True Cost of Chevron Network on 25th May, 2011 | No Comments

Chevron_In_Nigeria_smallToday at Chevron’s annual shareholder meeting, 22 indigenous, First Nation, and other impacted community members and supporters who had traveled to the company’s headquarters from locations around the globe and across the state confronted CEO John Watson with the brutal human and environmental abuses caused by the oil giants operations.
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New Report Reveals Dirty Truth Behind Chevron

Posted by Antonia Juhasz in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, Featured, True Cost of Chevron Network on 24th May, 2011 | No Comments

ChevronAltReportFINAL_01_1lowresIt’s finally here; the True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Annual Report! Find out why this report is so timely, and where to get your copy today.
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Join the Chevron Shareholder Meeting Protest May 25

Posted by Tex Dworkin in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, Featured, True Cost of Chevron Network on 23rd May, 2011 | No Comments

Protesting Chevron Shareholder Meeting 2010 Photo Credit: The Campaign for Justice in EcuadoOn May 25th, two days after an illuminating and informative True Cost of Chevron Teach-in, people will travel from around the world to descend on San Ramon, CA to confront Chevron at its annual shareholder meeting. They will all have two things in common: they all come from communities that have suffered the dire impacts of Chevron’s reckless pursuit of profits, and they’re all fighting back. You’re welcomed to join this colorful and fun rally outside Chevron’s headquarters in support of human rights, environmental, economic and climate justice, and more.
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Join Upcoming True Cost of Chevron Teach In

Posted by admin in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, Featured, Resources, True Cost of Chevron Network on 16th May, 2011 | No Comments

Chevronconfrontation“2010 was an outstanding year for Chevron.” With these words, CEO John Watson opens Chevron’s 2010 Annual Report. The communities who bear the costs of Chevron’s operations do not agree. On May 23, you can hear directly from community leaders who will travel from all around the world to the Bay Area to share the true cost of Chevron’s operations where they live. Find out about an upcoming Teach In and Chevron Shareholder rally.
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Courts Find Chevron Guilty, Now It’s Time For Chevron To Pay Up

Posted by Tex Dworkin in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, True Cost of Chevron Network on 14th February, 2011 | 1 Comment

true-cost-of-chevron-ads-1Today marks the day when a historic verdict was passed down by the Ecuador court against Chevron. Find out why this ruling is unprecedented.
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Victory: Chevron Announces Plans to Withdraw from Coal Operations By Year’s End!

Posted by Antonia Juhasz in Big Oil, Chevron Actions, True Cost of Chevron Network on 2nd February, 2011 | No Comments

chevron_ad_wyomingIn the world of organizing against Big Oil, victories often seem far too rare. Thus, when they do occur, we must mark them, celebrate them, and ensure that they stick.
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Unique Gift Helps End Dirty Energy

Posted by Tex Dworkin in Resources on 9th December, 2010 | No Comments

dirtyenergyMonths ago, with the holidays on the horizon, a team of us here at Global Exchange had a brainstorming session focused on our gift memberships. Our goal: figure out a way to offer new Global Exchange members this holiday season a little something extra beyond the standard membership benefits, in exchange for their support. Here’s what we came up with for those who want to help end dirty energy:
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Chevron Denies Access to Shareholder Representatives

Posted by Tex Dworkin in Chevron Actions on 26th May, 2010 | No Comments

chevron 2Today Chevron denied access to shareholder representatives in what appears to be a bid to silence truth about its human rights and environmental abuses. Here’s a timeline of activities leading up to today’s injustices: May 19th, 2010: an unprecedented global network of Chevron-affected communities released the True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Report to expose »
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BREAKING NEWS: Chevron denies access to shareholder representatives in bid to silence truth about its human right and environmental impacts

Posted by Zarah Patriana in Chevron Actions on 26th May, 2010 | No Comments

truecostlogoPRESS RELEASE: Shareholders and shareholder representatives from around the globe holding legal proxies were refused entry to Chevron’s annual meeting today. Five members of The True Cost of Chevron Network were subsequently arrested at the oil giants direction.
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