Proposal Ends Soviet Bloc Style Voting at Monsanto

Feb 2, 2015 – Napa, CA –Monsanto shareholders adopted a shareholder proposal by John Harrington, CEO of Harrington Investments, Inc., (HII) a socially responsible investment advisory firm based in Napa, to request the board of directors to allow shareholders to...

The Permanent “Reset” of the Labor Market

by John Harrington When the financial crisis hit the global economy in late 2007, there was a “reset,” not only on the U.S. economy in general and financial institutions specifically, but a major reordering of the labor market and American workers. This crisis...

Yahoo: Board Committee on Human Rights

Yahoo – Human Rights Whereas, while Human Rights have traditionally been the domain of international law, in the era of globalization and technological change, privacy and freedom of expression have become among the most salient policy issues for multinational...

JP Morgan: Adoption of business principals

JPMorgan Chase – 2015   Whereas, our Company acknowledges its ongoing role in policymaking in its published policy, stating: “JPMorgan Chase believes that responsible corporate citizenship demands a strong commitment to a healthy and informed democracy through civic...

Goldman Sachs: Adoption of business principals

Whereas, our company’s political and business leadership has resulted in the creation of enormous individual and corporate wealth, the election and appointment of prosperous and respected politicians and government officials, including cabinet and U.S Treasury...

Intel: Adoption of Holy Land Principals

PALESTINE-ISRAEL––HOLY LAND PRINCIPLES   WHEREAS, Intel Corporation has operations in Palestine-Israel; WHEREAS, achieving a lasting peace in the Holy Land — with security for Israel and justice for Palestinians — encourages us to promote a means for...