Posts Tagged with "billionaires"

C – O – A – L Spells Money

Saturday, July 30, 2011

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C – O – A – L Spells Money

Gimme a C! Gimme an O! Gimme an A! Gimme an L! What’s that spell? MONEY!!! By now, loyal blog readers, you are aware that RAN is calling on Bank of America out on their place as the #1 funding agency to the coal industry. To show the nation’s largest bank that we’re intent on [...]

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Will the real Billionaires please stand up?

Monday, August 11, 2008

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I don’t mean to start sounding like a broken record, but I really do love it when I scan the news and find reports of actions challenging banks’ investments in coal….that I didn’t even know were happening! Today, my quick morning peruse of the blogs rewarded me with tales of Billionaires in Asheville, Raleigh and [...]

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“Billionaires for Coal” Defend Bank of America Investments in Mountain Top Removal

Friday, July 11, 2008

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The Billionaires for Coal are back on the streets once again – organizing their elite cadre in Chapel Hill, Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina in defense of Bank of America’s investments in Mountain Top Removal Coal Mining. Sipping “dirty martinis” made with coal and holding signs with slogans like “More profit, less mountains” and “Our [...]

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Watch the Video: Billionaires Chained to Main Entrance of Citi HQ

Thursday, April 3, 2008

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Check out this video from yesterday’s ‘Billionaires for Dirty Energy’ action. More than 30 people donned their Billionaire best and blockaded the main entrance at Citi’s NYC headquarters. I guess even those more interested in money than climate change feel coal is just too risky.

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Environmentalism for Billionaires

Monday, August 6, 2007

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Lately this blog has been featuring story after story about how big companies are trying to cash in on the public’s growing environmental awareness. We’ve discussed carbon-offsets, plug-in electric vehicles, agrifuels, and how big lumber companies want us to eat trees for dessert.

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Houston Billionaires…

Friday, April 13, 2007

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…had a good showing in TXU-country.

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