1) PERCEPTION MANAGEMENT - MEDIA & ACTIVISM
2) KNOWLEDGE IS POWER - EDUCATION & RESEARCH
3) MAKE A DIFFERENCE - TRADE, LABOR & SOCIAL JUSTICE
4) SAVE DEMOCRACY - CIVIL & HUMAN RIGHTS
5) SUSTAINABLE LIVING - SAVE THE PLANET
6) YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT - PROTECT YOUR FOOD
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
The latest book by Naomi Klein (No Logo) explodes the myth that the global free market triumphed democratically. Klein exposes the thinking, the money trail and the puppet strings behind the world-changing crises and wars of the last four decades.
Gangs of America: The Rise of Corporate Power and the Disabling of Democracy, by Ted Nace
Download the book for free. Check out the great table at the bottom of this page from Chapter 1 that outlines the rights of corporations vs. people, how they got them and when.
Track corporate harms
Understand the PR industry
Independent Media Center
Use independent media
International Forum on Globalization
Develop alternative strategies
Strategic grassroots communications dedicated to harnessing the power of narrative for social change.
State PIRG - Working Together
Consumer group that stands up to powerful interests whenever they threaten our health and safety, our financial security, or our right to fully participate in our democratic society.
Campaign For A Commercial-Free Childhood
Support the rights of children to grow up - and the rights of parents to raise them - without being undermined by rampant consumerism.
Kids and Advertising
This one-stop UK site covers everything you need to know about adverts aimed at children on TV, radio, print and the internet.
Online monthly magazine for the alternative voice in media.
Sabotage corporate culture
Jam corporate culture
Culture. Consciousness. Critical thought.
TV News Lies
Uncovering news disinformation
Read the news the mainstream tends to ignore
TAO Communications is a project of the Toronto-area tech collective known as OAT (Organizing for Autonomous Telecomms). We provide mail, lists and webhosting to individuals and groups working towards social justice.
Provides online communication tools for people and groups working on liberatory social change.
CERU - Commercialism in Education Research Unit (Arizona State University)
Get corporations out of schools
Living Economies Forum - David C. Korten
Corporate Europe Observatory
Researching corporate involvement in decision-making in EU institutions
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
An independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social and economic justice
Changing public policy and mining practices to ensure the health of individuals, communities and ecosystems
Support America's unions
Harness economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society
Labor Rights Now!
Fighting for imprisoned worker activists worldwide
Make Trade Fair (Oxfam campaign)
Something’s very wrong with world trade
The Social Justice Committee of Montreal
Provides education and advocacy about global poverty and inequality
Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights
Worker rights are human rights
Builds power in low-income communities and communities of color by combining education, advocacy, research and coalition building in the Bay Area.
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF USA)
Women for peace and justice
Abolish corporate dominance
Providing solidarity to workers' struggles worldwide
Trade Justice Movement (UK)
Campaigning for fundamental change to international trade
Working to make trade work for the poor
ACLU - American Civil Liberties Union
Preserving civil rights
Protect human rights
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Be an active shareholder
A membership-based international human rights organization dedicated to promoting social, economic and environmental justice around the world
Democracy in action
POCLAD (Program on Corporations, Law and Democracy)
Limit corporate control in government
Strengthen the regulatory system
Restore citizen authority over corporations
Corporate Responsibility Coalition (CORE)
Coalition campaigning for legislation on corporate reporting and liability
World Development Movement
Tackling the root causes of poverty
The Democracy Center - Bolivia's War Over Water
In 1999, following World Bank advice, Bolivia granted a 40 year privatization lease to a subsidiary of the Bechtel Corporation, giving it control over the water on which more than half a million people survive. Immediately the company doubled and tripled water rates for some of South America's poorest families...
Practical environmental solutions and innovative social strategies
Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
Defend your community (free legal assistance)
On the Commons
A commons movement strategy center
Earth Island Institute
Conservation, preservation, restoration
Crucial world wide campaign, focusing on threats to the planet's biodiversity and environment
The Interface Story
Make your corporation sustainable like Interface did
Book about creating the next industrial revolution with a new business model
Conservation, preservation, restoration
Campaigning to highlight the link between the exploitation of natural resources and human rights abuses
Rising Tide UK
Grassroots responses to the root causes of climate change
Environmental Investigation Agency
Campaigning to investigate and expose environmental crime
World Wildlife Fund
Working on both global and local environmental issues to live in harmony with nature
Outdated site about Steve & Jane's fight with Fox, featured in The Corporation, but still has good background information.
Center for Food Safety
Challenging harmful food production technologies and promoting sustainable alternatives
UK's leading alternative consumer organisation uncovering the truth behind brand names
Genetic Engineering Action Network (US)
Working to resist genetic engineering in agriculture
Fighting dangerous pesticides