Resist toxic chemicals and corporate greed…

Note:  I wrote this blog post before all the drama with the Comey firing!  Goodness!  The plot thickens!  Since my MOCs are already on the right side of history on that particular topic, here’s something else to do to resist. I’m getting tired of corporate greed. Although I’m not universally frightened of chemicals in general, pesticides … More Resist toxic chemicals and corporate greed…

Thank You Thursday #13

Patagonia Outdoor Gear Company has been super active in supporting National Monuments and nationally-protected open spaces.  They are even threatening to sue the Trump Administration over the potential reduction in National Monument protections.  They deserve a Thank You card! Patagonia Corporate Headquarters 259 W Santa Clara St. Ventura, CA 93001

Thank You Thursday #8

I don’t especially like beer.  But I like companies that value the environment and renewable energy. On Tuesday, Budweiser announced that the company will get all of its electricity needs from renewable energy by 2025.  Bud gets a thank you card. Anheuser-Busch Corporate Office,  One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO, 63118

Preemptive corporate shaming of automobile manufacturers…

Well.  We hardly got to celebrate our fabulous Affordable Care Act victory before this nutcase federal administration forced us into yet another civil engagement challenge.  We’ve got a reprieve on health care (for the moment)… now it’s time for the environment! As I’ve stated before, I like consumer activism.  This particular corporate shaming act might not … More Preemptive corporate shaming of automobile manufacturers…

Corporate shaming…

Over 800 companies have pulled their advertising from Breitbart News, an alt-right conservative news site that has promoted white supremacy, misogyny and fake news.  It’s been a remarkable act of corporate shaming.  (Which is a newly discovered vocabulary word for me!) I’m still kind of undecided about the efficacy and risks of corporate shaming, but until … More Corporate shaming…

Contact those who are silent in the face of injustice and discrimination…

Deadline:  February 20.  (Although the sooner, the better.  These folks are meeting with Mr. Trump on Friday, February 10.) I like consumer activism.  Here’s something easy to do from your home computer.  Or your smartphone, I guess, if you have one. There are 19 CEOs on Trump’s Business Advisory Council.  A few of them spoke … More Contact those who are silent in the face of injustice and discrimination…