Posts Tagged with "Baseball"

Swing and Miss: Chevron PR efforts can’t erase stain of Ecuador pollution

Thursday, September 30, 2010

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For a big company like Chevron, image is everything. And when a company as big as Chevron dumps over 18 billion gallons of toxic oil waste into a pristine rainforest, leading to the deaths of over 1,400 people and imperiling the health and wellbeing of tens of thousands more, that company’s reputation justifiably suffers. The [...]

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Cargill Destroys Rainforests at Twins-Rangers Game

Thursday, September 9, 2010

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This past Sunday in Minneapolis,  something unusual happened during the local Twins baseball game. Unhappy with the way one of their hometown corporations (and the largest privately owned in the world) is treating rainforests and its inhabitants, local activists unfurled a banner to spoof Cargill’s 8th inning sponsorship ad. As the Twins pulled into the [...]

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