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Not just about the money: corporatization is weakening activism and empowering big business
Description: The corporatization of activist groups, including Greenpeace, is the focus of a new op-ed co-authored by a Peter Dauvergne.
Date: 14 March 2014
Author: Peter Dauvergne, Genevieve LeBaron
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“Corporatized activism is shoring up big business, sustaining capitalist states, and building support for a lightly-reformed status-quo. It threatens no one in power,” wrote Peter Dauvergne, Director of the Liu Institute, alongside former Postdoctoral Fellow, Genevieve LeBaron. “But it weakens grassroots activism and poses a major threat to those who are struggling to transform the world.”
 

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