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We Will Protest Chevron. Will You Join Us?
Chevron Executives and Shareholders:
CLEAN UP YOUR ACT, NOT YOUR IMAGE!
WE DEMAND AN END TO CHEVRON’S HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, WAR PROFITEERING, CLIMATE CHAOS, & TOXIC POLLUTION!
WED, MAY 27, 7am to 10:30am
Demonstration and “Human Subvertisement”
Chevron Corporate Headquarters
6001 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon, CA
Join Indigenous leaders from Ecuador, community leaders from Nigeria and climate justice, environmental justice, solidarity, antiwar, Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and human rights groups to confront Chevron at its annual shareholder meeting at Chevron Corporate Global Headquarters (come on time to greet shareholders arriving at 7:30am). Celebrate the release of “The True Cost of Chevron: An Alternative Annual Report," detailing the world wide and local abuses behind Chevron's record profits and the communities organized in an unprecedented resistance movement (check it at: TrueCostofChevron.com). At the same time, supportive shareholders and impacted community and movement representatives inside the shareholder meeting will confront Chevron executives and urge shareholders to support environmental and human rights resolutions.
Join the “HUMAN SUBVERTISEMENT TEAM” and be part of our living ad theater, flipping the high-priced hypocritical Chevron “greenwash” ad campaign you may have seen. Will you join us? Send a note to: david [at] couragetoresist.org
PUBLIC TRANSIT: BART to Walnut Creek BART:
Look for our shuttles from Walnut Creek BART to the demonstration.
Or you can take a ½ hour ride on County Connection shuttle to San RamonTransit Center(95X or 96X commute express on the half hours til 9:15am, see cccta.org).
BIKE or it’s a flat 12-mile bike ride from Walnut Creek BART (Check Bart bike hours/rules).
CARPOOLS: If you have space in your car or need a ride contact: hallie@ globaljusticecology.org
SF: Meet @ 6am; Safeway parking lot, Church and
EAST BAY: Meet @ MacArthur BART @ 6:15am
A quick 25 miles E. of Oakland.
Take 580 to Hwy 24 E. to I-680 S
to exit #34/BOLLINGER CANYON ROAD.
Left over Hwy. 1st left on Sunset Dr. into Shopping Center. Park. Walk back to Chevron entrance across Bollinger.
Co-sponsored by: Amazon Watch, Justice in Nigeria Now!, Global Exchange, US Labor Against the War, Communities for a Better Environment, Burmese American Democratic Alliance-SF, West County Toxics Campaign, Richmond Progressive Alliance, Rainforest Action Network, Asian Pacific Environmental Network, Laotian Organizing Project, Iraq Veterans Against the War-Bay Area, UA in the Bay, Rising Tide-Bay Area, Crafts Not Carbon, Filipino American Coalition for Environmental Solidarity (FACES) and more.