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  • WSPA2

    Big Oil’s Front Groups Exposed

    It has often been called the heart of public relations: but the third party technique is simple – it is putting your words in someone else’s mouth.
  • Peabody

    Big Coal’s “Fake” Social Media Campaign

    As more and more of us search for news and information online, PR companies and their clients are increasingly trying to manipulate what you read.
  • jess2

    “I was spied on by BP”

    I discovered recently that I was being spied on by BP.
  • pinkdrill

    Campaign Update: Taking Aim at the Industry’s Spin Machine

    Baker Hughes, a fracking giant, is distributing hundreds of pink drill bits to drilling sites around the world in “honor” of breast cancer awareness month. Along with our allies, we took action.
  • Tate redacted

    Activists Challenge BP’s Secret Sponsorship of the Arts

    A three and a half year battle by activists to find out more details of BP’s secretive sponsorship deal with Britain’s iconic art institution, the Tate, will finally be resolved on Thursday this week.
  • Black square

    Activists Attack “Grossly Negligent” BP

    Yesterday over a hundred members and supporters of the UK-based art collective Liberate Tate carried out their latest art protest against the oil giant BP in the Tate Modern’s iconic Turbine Hall in London.
  • Hugh Warwick

    Viking Protestors Descend on the British Museum

    Many visitors to the iconic British Museum in London got more than they bargained for on Sunday, when hundreds of protestors descended on the Museum to protest against BP's sponsorship of a major exhibition on Vikings.
  • All rise2

    BP and Shell Targeted in Arts Protests

    Both BP and Shell’s cynical “reputation-cleansing” via sponsorship has once again been challenged by activists.
  • Fail2

    Rio – 20

    First the gloss from Rio. This was the UN’s largest ever conference with 45,300 delegates from more than 180 nations. The UN says it has obtained pledges worth $500 billion from governments and companies for projects aimed at reducing the strain on the planet’s resources. There are nearly 700 commitments from governments to supposedly cut...
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    Greenwashing +20

    If you open a copy of the Financial Times this morning, you will see a full page advert from the “Friends of Rio+20” with a message to the delegates at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development. These “friends” say they are an assortment of big business, scientific and civil society leaders, but a quick glimpse...
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