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The Boycott Sodastream Expands to Cannes

Posted by in Economic Activism for Palestine on 15th May, 2013 | 2 Comments

Cannes Film Festival Sodastream ActionThe premier sponsor of the Cannes Film Festival pavilion is none other than Sodastream? Its pitch is “no cans at Cannes.” Sodastream sells itself as a progressive, green company that fits in well with the creative forward thinking crowd that will be gathering at the film festival. “No cans at Cannes’, they say. But SodaStream is not socially responsible. Here’s why.

Meet Kim Johnson: Turning Her Life Around One Garden at a Time

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, World News & Events on 21st December, 2010 | No Comments

GELTThe final installment in our Open World series, today you’ll meet Kim Johnson. Once homeless and addicted to drugs, Kim is now part of a growing movement in Detroit to revitalize the city and its inhabitants, one garden at a time.

Introducing…6 New Membership Gift Packages

Posted by in Featured, For Our Members, World News & Events on 7th December, 2010 | No Comments

mainpicMonths 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: to figure out a way to offer new 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.