April 26, 2015

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Holy Land Principles Scores Key Win at GE Annual Meeting

Posted: Apr 22, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - In its first outing, Holy Land Principles, Inc. secured the key number of votes for its Resolution calling on GE to sign the Holy Land Principles a corporate code of conduct for American companies doing business...

GTS Reporting of $6.22 Trillion Blows Past Mid-Mark of 2020 Goal

Posted: Apr 22, 2015 – 04:00 AM EST

SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla., Apr. 22 /CSRwire/ - Earth Day 2015 marks $6.22 trillion invested in the global green transition since 2007. This meets our Green Transition Scoreboard (GTS) goal of $10 trillion privately invested in the green economy by 2020, easily on track...

Shareholders Pressing GE and Corning to Adopt Principles to Ensure American Companies in Palestine-Israel Practice Fair Employment

Posted: Apr 14, 2015 – 10:13 AM EST

WASHINGTON,, Apr. 14 /CSRwire/ - Shareholders concerned about fair employment by American companies in Palestine-Israel especially national, racial, ethnic or religious minorities will press two huge American corporations this month to adopt the Holy Land Principles to govern the way they treat their...

Western Union Responds with Support for Relief Efforts to the Victims of Super Cyclone Pam

Posted: Apr 07, 2015 – 07:37 PM EST

SYDNEY, Australia, Apr. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Western Union Company today announced a multi-faceted response program that will provide support for disaster relief efforts that target the families and communities most affected by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu. The program includes grant funding from...

HCSC and Community Partners Impact More Than 6.3 Million Children in 2014, Reaching More Than 13 Million Overall

Posted: Apr 06, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Apr. 06 /CSRwire/ - Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), partnering with more than 100 community organizations, last year doubled the number of children reached through its Healthy Kids, Healthy Families initiative, improving the health and wellness of more than 6.3 million children...

GE Should Take the Lead in Opposing Discrimination Based on Race and Religion By Adopting Holy Land Principles

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 – 10:13 AM EST

WASHINGTON DC, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - The giant American corporation GE has an important role to play in combating discrimination against religious and racial minorities in Palestine and Israel by setting an example for its own workplaces there, the Catholic priest who leads...

AFSC’s Attack on Holy Land Principles

Posted: Mar 24, 2015 – 10:13 AM EST

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON, Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - Whence the extraordinary and vicious attack by AFSC on the Holy Land Principles? That is what fair-minded people want to know. Why such a disgraceful hatchet job: The Holy Land Principle: Lowering the Bar on Human...

AFSC’s Hatchet Job on Holy Land Principles

Posted: Mar 22, 2015 – 04:45 PM EST

Capitol Hill,Washington, Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - The AFSC (American Friends Service Committee) has caused great shock, if not scandal, by its pending Critique, in reality an ill-informed diatribe: Holy Land Principles: Lowering the Bar on Human Rights. Furthermore it can only be described...

Sabotaging Holy Land Principles

Posted: Mar 21, 2015 – 07:00 AM EST

Capitol Hill, Washington, Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - In an extraordinary development in the realm of social justice work, a religious faith-based organization has switched sides and lined up with companies fighting to oppose to Holy Land Principles a corporate code of conduct for...

Holy Land Principles Call To Action

Posted: Mar 10, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Mar. 10 /CSRwire/ - There has been a strong outpouring of support for the Holy Land Principles campaign following its precedent-setting victory with the SEC. The SEC ruled in favor of the Holy Land Principles and against Intel, GE and Corning...

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