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Social(k) and Fidelity Out of Sudan Target Companies to Divest Retirement Funds from Fidelity Investments Over Sudan
...Social(k)...today is day-lighting the names of 29 major companies each with more than two billion dollars of retirement assets in...Fidelity Investments... Social(k) fund President Rob Thomas made the announcement due to concerns the financial titan...
- Related companies: Accenture Albertsons Alcatel-Lucent (part of Nokia) Alcoa Ameren Bechtel Bristol-Myers Squibb Delta Air Lines Dow Chemical Eastman Kodak Fidelity Investments Ford FPL Group HCA Johnson Controls Lucent Technologies (now Alcatel-Lucent) NCR Northeast Utilities PG&E PPG Shell Tyco Unisys United Airlines (part of United Continental) Verizon Walt Disney
full report: "Discounting Rights: Wal-Mart's Violation of US Workers’ Right to Freedom of Association"
Author: Human Rights Watch
[includes letter from Wal-Mart to Human Rights Watch in Appendix III; also refers to labour law rulings against Albertsons, Costco, Kmart (part of Sears), Kroger, Home Depot, Sears, Target]
Author: Denver Business Journal [USA]
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has sued the Albertson's Inc. grocery chain for harassment against black and Hispanic workers at a metro Denver distribution center... Over the past decade, Albertson's "failed to respond to countless...
Author: Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press
Ginko Sato [board member at Hitachi]...is one of just two female board members at the 27 Japanese companies that are members of Fortune's Global 200 list...The life stories of Sato and Sakie T. Fukushima, a board member at...Sony Corp., underscore how...