Protests, boycotts, strikes, class action suits, and other organized actions against corporations. Anti-Corporation Activism Society.
- Wikipedia: Anti-corporate activism holds that the influence of big business corporations is a detriment to the public good and to the democratic process.
- Anti-corporate activism Category
- Anti-consumerism - Anti-consumerism is a sociopolitical ideology that is opposed to consumerism, the continual buying and consuming of material possessions.
- Anti-globalization - The anti-globalization movement, or counter-globalisation movement, is a social movement critical of economic globalization.
- Bernie Sanders - Bernard Sanders is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007.
- Corporatocracy - Corporatocracy, a portmanteau of corporate and -ocracy, short form corpocracy, is a recent term used to refer to an economic and political system controlled by corporations or corporate interests.
- Evil corporation - The evil corporation is a in popular culture that portrays a corporation as ignoring social responsibility in order to make money for its shareholders.
- Lobbying in the United States - Lobbying in the United States describes paid activity in which special interests hire well-connected professional advocates, often lawyers, to argue for specific legislation in decision-making bodies such as the United States Congress.
- Corporate crime
- Corporate law
- PETA Iams Cruelty www
PETA critique of the dog- and cat-food manufacturer's nutritional experiments using cats and dogs. Cruelty. Includes photos, video, and information about other pet food companies' use of animal testing. Iams Cruelty.
- Urges You've been Kmarted www
Urges boycotts by US consumers of corporations who are off-shoring their workforces, been Kmarted, with an extensive list of corporate names, and links to sites detailing the issue and the successes of past actions. You've been Kmarted.
- Urges Boycott Georgia Pacific www
Urges a boycott of G-P's products unless construction is halted on a pipeline that endangers the St. Georgia Pacific. Johns River in Florida. Boycott Georgia Pacific.
- Proposes Boycott America www
Proposes consumer boycott of large US corporations as a protest against US consumption of resources, America, militarism and interference in affairs of other nations. Links to reading lists and to information on which corporations are US-based. Boycott America.
- Grassroots Corporate Accountability International www
Grassroots corporate watchdog organization; membership information, Accountability International, campaign updates, job openings, and press releases. Corporate Accountability International.
- Group Citizen Works www
Group working on a campaign to eliminate the corrosive political influence of corporations and restore democracy to the people. Works. Founded by Ralph Nader. Citizen Works.
- News Naomi Klein www
News on the politics of brand hegemony and corporate power, Klein, and of acts of organized and disorganized resistance from all over the world. A forum for discussion and debate, and for sharing information, strategies of subversion and creative alternatives. Naomi Klein.
- Regular The International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal www
Regular updates, International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, the class action suit against Union Carbide Corporation, and activities of organizations for survivors of the disaster. The International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal.
- Single Socialism Today on World Trade Organization www
Single page review of the powerful gathering of protesters in Seattle in 1999. Socialism Today on World Trade Organization.
- Describes Coalition Against Bayer-Dangers (CBG) www
Describes campaigns relating labor practices, Against Bayer-Dangers (CBG), environmental issue, and drug safety. Formerly known as Bayerwatch. [English/German/French/Italian/Spanish] Coalition Against Bayer-Dangers (CBG).
- The Essential Action: Boycott Shell/Free Nigeria Campaign www
Essential Action: Boycott Shell/Free Nigeria Campaign.
- Gives Top 10 Reasons to Boycott FedEx www
Gives several detailed explanations of bad labor practices and relations with customers and neighbors, Reasons to Boycott FedEx, with links to external articles. Top 10 Reasons to Boycott FedEx.
- Features GapSucks.org www
Features news on boycott of the Fisher Family, GapSucks.org, GAP, Old Navy, and Banana Republic. GapSucks.org.
- In Swatch Protest and Boycott www
In 1999, Protest and Boycott, Swatch tried to use ham radio bands for advertising in violation of ITU rules via satellite. Amateur radio operators protested and the launch was cancelled. Swatch Protest and Boycott.
- News Slashdot: Adobe Threatens KIllustrator Over Name www
News about Adobe demanding 2500 EUR from the developer of Linux KDE drawing program "Killustrator" for violating their trademark for Adobe Illustrator. Adobe Threatens KIllustrator Over Name. News and discussion forum. Slashdot: Adobe Threatens KIllustrator Over Name.
- Professor Gallery of Adobe Remedies www
Professor David Touretzky's gallery of methods to circumvent access controls in PDF (Portable Document Format) files that prevent purchasers from making lawful use of all of their contents. Gallery of Adobe Remedies.
- States Guardian - The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow www
States that AOL paid a $3. The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow.5 million penalty to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the government financial watchdog, to settle charges that bear a close similarity to those in the WorldCom case. Guardian - The Cookbook Any Firm Can Follow.
- Opposition Home Depot Sucks www
Opposition to the retail chain for sourcing and selling old growth lumber. Depot Sucks. Also has customer/employee "horror stories" and links to other anti-HD websites. Home Depot Sucks.
- Site NoArmy.com: Army Truth www
Site in the style of recruitment site, Army Truth, giving negative information about joining the U.S. Armed Forces and life as a soldier. NoArmy.com: Army Truth.
- Vancouver Adbusters Culture Jammers Headquarters www
Vancouver based anti-consumerist magazine Adbusters. Culture Jammers Headquarters. Famous for their spoof ads. Adbusters Culture Jammers Headquarters.
- Outdoing The (tm) www
Outdoing Leonardo Finance by trademarking the word "the". (tm). The (tm).
- Leonardo Ce n'est pas Leonardo Finance www
Leonardo Finance sues Leonardo/ISAST for using the name "Leonardo. n'est pas Leonardo Finance." Ce n'est pas Leonardo Finance.
- Story Mattel Spyware www
Story and discussion board. Spyware. [Slashdot] Mattel Spyware.
- Some Malibu Barbie, Holiday Barbie ... Toxic Barbie? www
Some vintage toys may ooze chemical that could harm kids. Barbie, Holiday Barbie ... Toxic Barbie?. [WebMD] Malibu Barbie, Holiday Barbie ... Toxic Barbie?.
- Replacements MSBC's The Alternative www
Replacements for Microsoft software, The Alternative, services and hardware. Includes reviews and outside links. MSBC's The Alternative.
- Devoted KMFMS - Kein Mitleid Für MicroSoft www
Devoted to Microsoft's downfall. KMFMS - Kein Mitleid Für MicroSoft.
- Platform The Guardian - Activate www
Platform to make the world a better place through technology and the internet. Guardian - Activate. Includes videos from annual summits. The Guardian - Activate.
- Produces Latino Education Network Service www
Produces and distributes information about Latino and Latina history, Education Network Service, including history of Latino activism, in the United States. Latino Education Network Service.
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