Corporate Power

Modern corporations have an enormous impact on our lives. Their actions can destroy the environment and threaten our health. They hold heavy sway over our well being at work and the threats we face as consumers. Through advertising and corporate media they shape key parts of our culture, often in deeply damaging ways. In many ways we are impacted more deeply by the actions of corporations than we are by the actions of our governments. More

Resources for Action

Tools and information for activists taking on corporations, including ‘Beating Goliath’, our resource for corporate campaigners

Focus on Strategy

A look behind the scenes at the strategies activists are using worldwide in the battle against corporate power

Corporate campaigners you should know

Links, profiles and news on corporate campaigning organizations you need to know

Corporate Archive

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