September 02, 2015

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GMO Free USA Finds Carcinogenic Weedkiller and GMOs in Kashi GoLean Cereal

Published: Aug 04, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

UNIONVILLE, CT, Aug. 04 /CSRwire/ - GMO Free USA today published the results of independent lab tests documenting that a box of Kellogg's Kashi GoLean Original cereal which had not been verified by the Non-GMO Project contained glyphosate residue and an even higher...

The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) Responds To Derogatory Remarks By Donald Trump. Reiterates For Companies To #KnowUsOrLoseUs

Published: Jul 01, 2015 – 08:10 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 01 /CSRwire/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) denounces the statements made by Donald Trump during his New York City press conference on June 16 and his subsequent "double-down" statements in recent days. His remarks about Mexican Americans...

Karen Hinton Lauded by Ecuadorian Communities for Work Holding Chevron Accountable for Toxic Dumping

Published: Jun 02, 2015 – 05:49 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - The coalition of indigenous and farmer communities in Ecuador's Amazon rainforest who won a historic $9.5 billon environmental judgment against Chevron issued statements today lauding Karen Hinton as a "hero" for her work as a communications specialist...

Toy Industry Foundation and National CASA Help 7,000 Kids in Need in So. California

Published: May 15, 2015 – 07:53 PM EST

LOS ANGELES, CA, May 15 /CSRwire/ - Foster children throughout Southern California will be given the magic and joy of play thanks to nearly 150 volunteers brought together today by the Toy Industry Foundation (TIF) and National Court Appointed Special Advocates Association (CASA)....

Holy Land Principles Scores Key Win at GE Annual Meeting

Published: 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...

More Secret Videos from Chevron Whistleblower Show Ecuadorian Villager Asking for Help Oil Giant Never Provided

Published: Apr 17, 2015 – 01:20 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 17 /CSRwire/ - Amazon Watch has released more secret video footage from a Chevron whistleblower today, showing an Ecuadorian villager asking for help that Chevron never provided to protect his children. In it he states that three of his daughters...

Chevron's Secret Videos Show Company Technicians Finding and Mocking Extensive Oil Contamination in Ecuador Rainforest

Published: Apr 08, 2015 – 02:45 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - Internal Chevron videos of secret "pre-inspections" of well sites during the Ecuador pollution trial show company technicians finding and then mocking the extensive oil contamination in areas of the Amazon rainforest that the oil giant had claimed...

Chevron Falsified Evidence Before U.S. Federal Court About Authorship of Ecuador Judgment, Arbitration Panel Is Told

Published: Mar 31, 2015 – 02:12 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - A new forensic analysis appears to completely undermine the testimony of Chevron's star witness in the Ecuador pollution case and suggests the oil company falsified evidence about the authorship of the Ecuador trial judgment to evade...

GMO Free USA Finds Gerber Lil’ Crunchies Full of Insecticidal GMOs

Published: Mar 31, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

UNIONVILLE, C.T., Mar. 31 /CSRwire/ - GMO Free USA today published the results of independent lab testing which documented that Gerber Lil' Crunchies Veggie Dip Baked Whole Grain Corn toddler snack contains high levels of herbicide tolerant, insecticide producing genetically engineered corn. The...

Human Rights Groups Denounce Chevron CEO John Watson Over Citizenship Honor

Published: Mar 24, 2015 – 06:19 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - More than 35 environmental and human rights groups are denouncing the San Francisco Commonwealth Club's decision to bestow Chevron CEO John Watson with a citizenship award slated to be presented April 2nd at the group's annual...

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