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On Tuesday this week The Corporate Library released a new report authored by this blogger. The report presents the results of an analysis of the voting behaviour of funds as reported in their 2004 and 2005 proxy filings. It compares voting records on a number of dimensions: across the two years (2004 and 2005), across […more…]

“Kimberly-Clark, stop turning ancient forests into tissue paper.” November the 3rd is International Boreal Day of Action. On Thursday this week concerned citizens around the world are asking Kimberly-Clark, their governments and other corporations to stop destroying our great northern forest – the North American Boreal forest, which “stretches from Alaska in the west to […more…]

Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) firms often support individual directors on the boards of portfolio companies, even when those same individuals are deeply implicated in the dirty and dangerous industries from which SRI recoils. In the latest director voting disclosures it was revealed that Domini Social Investments, one of the nation’s leading socially responsible investment companies, […more…]