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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Ten Years After the Defeat of the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) – Lessons for Current Struggles


This month marks the tenth anniversary of the defeat of the FTAA. What can we learn from that victory and the subsequent corporate counter-offensive in Latin America for our current global struggles against free trade and corporate power?

Fracking with the Happy People

Protesters at the fracking site in Vendsyssel. (Credit: Bloker Boretårnet)

How the search for shale gas is exposing cracks in Denmark’s showcase democracy.

Getting Action: Cutting Off The Flow Of Finance To Coal

November 2012. Direct action in Charlotte: four simultaneous lockdowns at Bank of America branches. Nine people arrested, including grandmothers Pat Moore (below, right) and Beth Henry. Credit: RAN

Thomas Mc Donagh examines the RAN-headed campaign that has seen Bank of America do a u-turn on coal financing.

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