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16 August 2018
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Author: Isabel Laura Ebert, OpenGlobalRights

Technologie kann zur Verwirklichung von Menschenrechten in Konflikt- und Post-Konflikt-Ländern beitragen... Gleichzeitig ermöglicht Technologie Menschenrechtsverletzungen......

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Article
30 July 2018

China: Dozens of workers at Shenzhen Jasic Technology factory reportedly beaten and detained by police as they protest dismissal after attempting to set up union

Author: Lau Siu-fung & Yang Fan, Radio Free Asia

"Dozens Detained Amid Maoist-Led Rights Campaign at Chinese Factory", 30 Jul 2018...

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30 July 2018

China: Workers at Shenzhen Jasic Technology factory reportedly beaten and detained by police as they protest dismissal after attempting to set up union, company denies allegations

"Authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong are holding dozens of workers at a technology factory [Shenzhen Jasic Technology] after they tried to set up their own trade union…[A]ctivist Shen Mengyu and 14 other supporters were themselves...

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Company non-response
10 July 2018

Bank of America did not respond

Bank of America did not respond to allegations that through its financing for GEO Group and Core Civic, Bank of America is helping to enable the work of these for-profit US immigration detention companies that are allegedly profiting from the Trump...

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Company response
10 July 2018

BlackRock response

Author: BlackRock

Virtually all of these shares are held in index funds. Index providers determine which companies to include in the indices they create. As a fiduciary, BlackRock then offers clients funds, like ETFs, that are designed to track the investment results of...

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Company response
10 July 2018

BNP Paribas response

Author: BNP Paribas

We thank you for your request dated July 3rd, and raising our attention on the report called "Immigration Detention: An American Business" by Corrections Accountability Project, published in June 2018. In your request, you stated that "this report...

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Company non-response
10 July 2018

JPMorgan Chase declined to respond

JPMorgan Chase declined to respond to allegations that through its financing for GEO Group and Core Civic, JPMorgan Chase is helping to enable the work of these for-profit US immigration detention companies that are allegedly profiting from the Trump...

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Company non-response
10 July 2018

SunTrust declined to respond

SunTrust declined to respond to allegations that through its financing for GEO Group and Core Civic, SunTrust is helping to enable the work of these for-profit US immigration detention companies that are allegedly profiting from the Trump...

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Company non-response
10 July 2018

US Bank did not respond

US Bank did not respond to allegations that through its financing for GEO Group and Core Civic, US Bank is helping to enable the work of these for-profit US immigration detention companies that are allegedly profiting from the Trump Administration’s...

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Company response
10 July 2018

Vanguard response

Author: Vanguard

We will not be commenting on individual companies or holdings. It is our desire that policymakers come to a swift resolution to ensure the safety and security of the children who have been separated from their families. While defense companies make up...

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