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  • Chevron Pit: In Davos, Chevron Crowned Worst Corporation of the Year for Ecuador Disaster February 2, 2015 Reposted from the Chevron Pit: http://thechevronpit.blogspot.com/2015/01/in-davos-chevron-crowned-worst.html Chevron’s battered image over its Ecuador disaster has taken another big hit — this time in Davos in front of the world’s political and policy elite attending the World Economic Forum. That’s where Chevron CEO John Watson was crowned today with the humiliating Public Eye award given annually to the world’s ... Read more...
  • Chevron Pit: Chevron’s 12-Step Program to Obtain Impunity for Its Crimes and Abuses In Ecuador December 18, 2014 The Pollution Chevron Left Behind...Shushufindi pit 38. Chevron's scientists found no contamination at this pit.Reposted from The Chevron Pit Blog: http://thechevronpit.blogspot.com/2014/12/chevrons-12-step-program-to-obtain.html Why has Chevron still not paid up for its destruction of Ecuador’s ecosytem after 22 years of litigation? And why has Chevron still not paid a dollar directly to those affected by its pollution in Ecuador when BP voluntarily put up $20 billion to compensate victims within weeks of its much less impactful ... Read more...
  • Canada’s Supreme Court Poised to Force Chevron To Stand Trial Over $9.5 Billion Judgment December 18, 2014 chevron_toxic_wasteChevron’s brazen plan to inflict a “lifetime of litigation” on the indigenous communities it poisoned in Ecuador’s Amazon continues to grind its way through courts around the world. We are now in the third decade of litigation since the original lawsuit was filed in 1993 in New York. The latest stop in Chevron’s global road show ... Read more...