Tell Google: Don't Be Evil With ALEC

Dozens of corporations have dropped their funding of the right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). But now Google, Facebook and Yelp are helping to pick up the tab. Background:
AlecExposed.org
SourceWatch: Google, Facebook, Yelp Members ALEC Task Force
FreePress: Tech Titans Jump the Shark

ALEC targets state legislatures around the country to roll back labor rights, environmental protection, civil rights, public health measures and more. Using big money, corporate clout and smooth lobbyists, ALEC teams up with like-minded state lawmakers to draft and enact regressive legislation.

Tell Google and other huge firms to which we'll deliver this petition not to participate in ALEC's corruption of our government:



1-25 of 38285 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your own ...
38285 5 days ago Chris Hagen US Joining ALEC is simply unconscionable for a company - rather for any PERSON, including those who work for a company - with the creed of "Don't be evil." There is no good to be done from "inside" thi...
38284 1 week ago Elizabeth Woodworth Victoria, BC , CA Google, as an information provider to the world, should declare its neutrality politically and not fund any political or corporate oil-based organizations. The kind of thing it could do to help solv...
38283 1 week ago Tony Gelsthorpe Victoria, BC , CA At present, making money and profits seems to be more important to many humans than is the healthiness of the environment and non-human organisms. As a result of not respecting nature, we are on our
Another way of saying this is:
We need to get beyond the Capitalism/hierarchical/money system to a classless, moneyless, stateless, truly democratic, work-for-free and get-for-free society, without borders, world wide.

Curious? While I don\'t agree with every thing some of them write, here are some links:

This first site below *has been hacked and may damage your computer. Don\'t visit it for now. Too bad - it\'s a very good one in my opinion:

***** http://WorldInCommon.org/ ***** DON\'T VISIT this one for now - it\'s been hacked and may damage your computer

http://www.worldsocialism.org/spgb/

http://www.pdrboston.org/

http://www.thezeitgeistmovement.com/


There are many other sites dealing with these issues.

Effective, Compassionate Communication:

http://cnvc.org/ (Center for Nonviolent Communication) [NVC]

http://www.bcncc.ca/ (British Columbia Network for Compassionate Communiication)

http://nvctraining.com/ (for on-line NVC training)


Questions or comments?

Thank you,
Tony G.
Victoria, BC
Canada
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38282 1 week ago Jose Olvera-Perez Des Moines, IA , US Google does evil. How things have changed...
38281 1 week ago Carolyn Cullison Moseley, VA , US
38280 2 weeks ago lily jimenez NY , US you should be ashamed of yourselves
38279 2 weeks ago Meagan Guertin Roseville, MI , US
38278 2 weeks ago Alexander Gutierrez San Jose, CA , US
38277 3 weeks ago Damien McLeod Key Largo, FL , US
38276 1 month ago Silvia Comparini Studio City , CA , US
38275 1 month ago Carla Brewer Salesville, AR , US You are an example of the depravity of the wealthy. God will judge you all, and find you wanting.
38274 1 month ago Rebecca Farmer Berkeley, CA , US
38273 1 month ago Levin Welch Reno, CA , US ALEC corrupts.
38272 1 month ago Bruce Dickson los angeles, CA , US do the ethical and democratic thing.
38271 1 month ago Stephen Dear Carrboro, NC ,
38270 1 month ago Shafeen Ahmed You were doing just fine before ALEC. You don't need them. Don't be evil. Get out of there now.
38269 1 month ago elizabeth mcmahon raleigh, NC , US
38268 2 months ago Lynne Gilbert Bristol, ME , US
38267 3 months ago Jan Anderson Burleigh Heads, ot , AU
38266 3 months ago Michael Larson SD ,
38265 3 months ago Max Walker AU Google - get your hand of it
38264 3 months ago Dorothea Dorenz Berkeley, CA , US
38263 3 months ago Tracy Piatt Rittman, OH , US
38262 3 months ago daniel sudduth CA , US
38261 3 months ago Gary Neu Roscoe, IL , US Democracy before Capitalism.
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