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 38298 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add your own ...
38298 1 day ago Cal Clements GA , I'm very disappointed in Google.
38297 2 days ago Lew Mills CA , US
38296 5 days ago stephen sharp Thayer, MO , US It's just mind blowing that you would hitch your wagon to such a reactionary group knowing that most of your customers are against their agenda.
38295 6 days ago Steve Wilbur NE , US
38294 6 days ago Kyra Troyan Fire Susan Molinari , she is not serving Google's interests, just the conservative movement
38293 7 days ago janelle Barabash brooklkyn, NY , US
38292 1 week ago Michal Gabanowicz Peachland BC, BC , CA
38291 1 week ago Michal Gabanowicz Peachland BC, BC , CA
38290 1 week ago Scott Ross Raleigh, NC , US
38289 1 week ago Wendy Grow VeroBeach, FL , US
38288 1 week ago R T CA , I thought your motto was don't be evil?
38287 1 week ago Betty Toarello Dade City, FL , US OUR COUNTRY IS LOSING DEMOCRACY FAST. SECRECY MANIFESTS THIS. ALL OF OUR COUNTRY SHOULD SPEAK UP FOR THE COMMON GOOD BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE.
38286 1 week ago Rex Roberts Lacey, WA , US Don't be evil!!!
38285 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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:

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***** 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 4 weeks ago Jose Olvera-Perez Des Moines, IA , US Google does evil. How things have changed...
38281 4 weeks ago Carolyn Cullison Moseley, VA , US
38280 1 month ago lily jimenez NY , US you should be ashamed of yourselves
38279 1 month ago Meagan Guertin Roseville, MI , US
38278 1 month ago Alexander Gutierrez San Jose, CA , US
38277 1 month ago Damien McLeod Key Largo, FL , US
38276 2 months ago Silvia Comparini Studio City , CA , US
38275 2 months 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 2 months ago Rebecca Farmer Berkeley, CA , US
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