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Chevron Shareholders With Legal Proxies Arrested for Trying to Speak?!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, People Power, Not Corporate Power, World News & Events on 27th May, 2010 | No Comments

grpphotochevronprotestThe rules should be simple; when it comes to shareholder meetings, if you allow entry to some shareholders and shareholder representatives holding legal proxies then you should allow entry to all of them. This was not the case yesterday at Chevron’s Annual General Shareholders Meeting (AGM) in Houston, Texas. Global Exchange staff received this email […]
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Chevron Updates from Houston

Posted by in People Power, Not Corporate Power, World News & Events on 27th May, 2010 | No Comments

chevron updatesShareholders and shareholder representatives from around the globe holding legal proxies were refused entry to Chevron’s annual meeting on Wednesday. Five members of The True Cost of Chevron Network were subsequently arrested at the oil giants direction, including GX’s own Antonia Juhasz, Director of our Chevron Program. Protestors and press gathered outside the meeting as […]
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Chevron Denies Access to Shareholder Representatives

Posted by in People Power, Not Corporate Power, World News & Events 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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