” Many effective business that drive environmental oppression are also backers of the exact same police departments that tyrannize the extremely communities these corporate stars contaminate,” compose the authors of a freshly released examination by the Public Accountability Initiative The report is titled “Fossil Fuel Industry Pollutes Black & Brown Communities While Propping Up Racist Policing” and it’s a damning indictment of corporate giants who safeguard their huge wealth by making use of the vulnerable.
From the report:
It is building a big ethane cracker plant near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that some feel could begin to turn Appalachia into the next “Cancer Alley”– the label for the New Orleans-to-Baton Rouge passage of Louisiana refineries, where Shell is also a significant polluter Cancer Street runs through numerous Black neighborhoods that deal with exceptionally high rates of pollution and cancer– mainly thought to be triggered by refining and petrochemical operations.
Entergy is perhaps the most powerful corporate force in Louisiana, with existences on prominent chambers, service associations, philanthropic organizations, and even charter school advocacy groups across the state. Entergy is a “ Featured Partner” of the New Orleans Police and Justice Structure with top billing on the foundation’s sponsors page. The resulting scandal, suit, and city council investigation triggered the Entergy New Orleans CEO to step down
Unicorn takes $699 from 350 scooter buyers, tells them they will not be getting a scooter or a refund
Unicorn is a scooter company that launched with a great deal of flash and buzz. Unicorn’s CEO Nick Evans is the co-creator of Tile, the GPS tracking app. The company invested a huge quantity of money on Facebook ads but just got pre-orders for 350 scooters. Now Evans states they have no cash left and no […]
If you are an adult human being living in the United States, Equifax is making a great deal of money from your individual data (Equifax’s annual profits is $3.1 billion. Its CEO Mark Begor overcomes $20 million a year in payment). As you know, Equifax breached the trust of 147 million people in a massive […]
Ayn Rand fanboy (except for the atheist and abortion things) Paul Ryan was busting with pride to announce on Twitter that the GOP’s tax expense resulted in a whopping $1.50 a week pay increase for a high school secretary in PA. “She stated [that] will more than cover her Costco subscription for a year,” he […]
As the Use OS transformation downs on, we can anticipate to see more variety in smartwatch style, consisting of more stylish and elegant models for business or a night out; as well as those better suited to the rough and tumble of sports and workouts. The TicWatch Sport Smartwatch certainly suits the later classification, crafted […]
Every company requires to have a firm grasp on their bottom line. But while every business utilized to have their main journal books or one of those old-school real world accountings of a company’s every possession and expense, many firms do not work that method any longer. Oh, they all still balance their “books” (if they want […]
For all its downsides, you need to admit all this extra time spent in the house has to have actually boosted your creativity. More time to sit and believe ways more time to develop brand-new original concepts. Trust us, you would not be the first to discover that a worldwide emergency situation has actually sustained the need to start a […]