la_vie_noire posting in politics
Public Eye Awards.
Against its better judgement, Tepco, Japan’s largest energy company, grossly neglected the structural safety of its atomic power plants in order to cut costs.
In its factories, Samsung uses banned and highly-toxic substances without informing and protecting its workers. The result: cancer.
Barclays, banking giant and the world’s fastest-growing food speculator, drives up global food prices at the expense of the poorest.
In the midst of Amazonas rainforest Vale is constructing the Belo-Monte-Dam. 40’000 people are suffering forced eviction.
Despite being banned in Europe Syngenta markets its herbicide Paraquat in the Global South. Thousands of farmers have already died due to the use of the product.
For 45 years the US-mining corporation Freeport McMoran pollutes with its mine the environment in West Papua. Those who raise their voice get tortured or killed.