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Antonia Juhasz on "The True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Annual Report"
by via Democracy Now
Tuesday May 26th, 2009 5:32 PM
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 :Now Chevron's annual report reports that 2008 was the company's most profitable year in history. Just ahead of Chevron's shareholder meeting, a new report released today tells shareholders more about the hidden and underreported costs of these profits. The alternative annual report is called "The True Cost of Chevron." It brings together stories from communities across the world -- Angola, Burma, Canada, Chad, Cameroon, Ecuador, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, the Philippines and the United States -- all directly affected by and in struggle against Chevron's operations. We speak to the report's author and James Craig, media adviser for Latin America for Chevron. [includes rush transcript]

Antonia Juhasz, lead author and editor of the True Cost of Chevron report. She’s also the author of Tyranny of Oil: The World’s Most Powerful Industry and What We Must Do to Stop It.

James Craig, Media adviser for Latin America for Chevron