London2012: an Olympian exercise in corporate greenwashing

Amidst its lofty rhetoric about excellence and sustainability the London Olympics have chosen some of the world’s most unethical companies as corporate sponsors. Phil England presents powerful first-hand testimonies from victims and campaigners dismayed and...

UK Parliamentary motion supports Greenwash Gold campaign

If you live in the UK, please ask your MP to sign Early Day Motion 2951: Greenwash Gold 2012 ‘That this House welcomes the launch by Bhopal Medical Appeal, London Mining Network and UK Tar Sands Network of the Greenwash Gold 2012 awards exposing the record of...

UK Parliamentary motion challenges Olympic sponsors

If you live in the UK, please ask your MP to sign Early day motion 2969: ETHICAL TRADING STANDARDS AND THE LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS “That this House is concerned about press reports that UK Olympians will be asked to wear sporting equipment produced by exploited...

Justice for Rio Tinto workers in Canada

Workers at Rio Tinto Alcan’s Alma plant in Quebec, Canada, have been locked out by the company since the end of December as they struggle to protect secure jobs for the future. See http://www.justiceforriotintoworkers.ca/ and support the workers’ efforts...