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NORTHWEST CORPORATE
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"Directly exposing corporate behavior and revealing their inequities and brutalities is very useful work. And it's not that hard to do. People can do it on a local level." - Jerry Mander, Common Ground, May 1997 p. 30



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Corporation Research
Corpwatch has a Corporation Research Guide. Hit the Research link on the home page.
http://www.corpwatch.org

Corporate Governance
Corporate Governance and Accountability Issues. Edited by James McRitchie with examples of shareholder resolutions.
http://www.corpgov.net

AFL-CIO Corporate Executive Pay Site.
AFL-CIO site allows you to compare your salary with a CEO at the Fortune 500.
http://www.aflcio.org/paywatch/

WA Dept. of Ecology.
Information on Washington Dept. of Ecology's Enforcement Program - Only 1995.
http://www.wa.gov/ecology/enforce.html

Mark Latham's Corporate Monitoring
Information on how shareholders can establish corporate monitoring auditors by voting, similar to financial auditors.
http://www.corpmon.com

Self-help guide to Shareholder Activism
Bart Naylor's excellent self-help guide to Shareholder Activism. "Your shareholder resolution can win and lead to reforms."
http://www.landscouncil.org/transitions/tr0001/

The Lands Council Railroads & Clearcuts Campaign Shareholder Activism
http://www.landgrant.org/shareholder.html

Q&A's on Shareholder Resolutions
Excellent Q&A's on shareholder resolutions and SEC process by R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co
http://www.realcorporatelawyer.com/shareholderproposals.html

Issues in HR - Nov/Dec Issue SHRM Issues Management Program.
Disclosure. Companies are under increasing pressure from small "watchdog" groups and institutional investors to publicly disclose the details and results.
http://www.shrm.org/docs/disclosu.htm 21 Jul 96

CLEAR/Environmental Working Group Database on Corporations funding "Wise Disguise" groups and organizations.
Search for Corporate funders of anti-public lands/anti-land use planning groups.
http://www.ewg.org/pub/home/clear/fundsearch.html

Corporate Accountability Case Study.
Case study of increasing public control over corporations. The rise and fall of Naugacuck Valley Industry (east coast).
http://www.cpn.org/sections/topics/work/stories-studies/naugatuck_valley1.html 23 Nov 96

Public Information Network.
Provides research and information on Transnational Corporations.
http://www.endgame.org/

Shareholder Information - Glossary of Financial Terms.
Glossary of Financial Terms. These definitions are intended to be a layman's guide only and you should not rely on them if in need of legal advice.
http://www.natwestgroup.com/investor/glossary.html 26 Feb 97

Citizens Trust.
Information on Citizens Trust which has a fund of 300 socially screened stocks.
http://www.efund.com/

Greenmoney.
Information on Socially Responsible Investing.
http://www.greenmoney.com

Goodmoney.
Information on Socially Responsible Investing.
http://www.goodmoney.com

Public Citizen.
Updates on corporations and international trade, GATT, NAFTA, WTO, etc.
http://www.tradewatch.org

Ending Corporate Governance Webpage.
Lots of references and links to Corporate Accountability groups and information.
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/index.html

Fixing Corporations Part I: Legacy of Founding Parents.
By Jane Anne Morris, Rachel's Environment & Health Weekly, #488, 4 April 1996. Messages sorted by: [ date ][ thread ].
http://cs.muohio.edu/Archives/eh.disc/apr-96/0007.html 27 Feb 97

Multinational Monitor.
News - research on multinational Corporations.
http://www.essential.org/monitor

"Taking Care of Business, The Corporate Crunch in Vermont", Multinational Monitor.
This is a local copy of a Multinational Monitor file http://www.essential.org/monitor/hyper/mm0893.html#vermont....
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/mmTCoB.html 17 Nov 96

Review of "Taking Care of Business: Citizenship and the Charter of Incorporations".
by Richard L. Grossman and Frank T. Adams, 1993. Adapted for Earth Island Journal.
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/TCoBeij.html 17 Nov 96

Richard Grossman.
The Workbook, Vol. 18, No. 3 Fall 1993 Review and Commentary by Richard L. Grossman. Justice For Sale: Shortchanging the Public Interest for Private Gain...
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/Justice4sale.txt 13 Feb 96

Richard Grossman, "Ending Corporate Governance", San Diego Review, 10/1/94.
Ending Corporate Governance. 1994 by Richard L. Grossman. Today, few places on Earth are free from corporate rule..
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/EndCorpGoF.html 17 Nov 96

Richard Grossman, Justice For Sale: Shortchanging the Public Interest for Private Gain.
The Workbook, Vol. 18, No. 3 Fall 1993. Review and Commentary. by Richard L. Grossman. Justice For Sale: Shortchanging...
http://www.ratical.com/corporations/Justice4salF.html 17 Nov 96



Seven Steps to Doing Good Business.
11/93. Hawken, Paul; McDonough, W.. Devising a system of commerce and production in which each and every act is sustainable and restorative.
http://www.inc.com/incmagazine/archives/11930791.html 15 May 97

Right-To-Know On- Line.
OMB WATCH/Unison Institute: Working Group on Community Right-To-Know. On-line access to environmental databases on toxic pollution emissions.
http://www.rtk.net

Washington Free Press.
Puget Sound's Independent Journal of News, Ideas & Culture. Carries in-depth articles on Northwest Corporations. (Six times a year.)
http://www.speakeasy.org/wfp

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WISE USE MOVEMENT, David E. Ortman, P.O. Box 17804
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1997 Wise Use Movement.

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