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Chevron Withers Under Criticism at Today’s Annual Shareholder Meeting

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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.

Activist and Former Sweatshop Worker Chie Abad Speaks Out in San Francisco

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events on 25th May, 2011 | No Comments

chieOn Tue May 31st Chie Abad will be speaking at the Not For Sale Academy Facility located at 301 Lyon Street in San Francisco, CA. Carmencita Chie Abad will speak from personal experience about hardships endured by millions of workers in sweatshops around the world. She spent 6 years as a garment worker on the […]