Daily Archives: January 25, 2015
The Public Eye Lifetime Award goes to….
The satirical Public Eye Awards are a ‘critical counterpoint to the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos.’ This year, the Public Eye Lifetime Award was bestowed upon oil giant Chevron for ‘extraordinary corporate irresponsibility.’
Chevron is uniquely deserving of a lifetime award for the lifetime of misery they have caused the Ecuadorian Amazon,” said Paul Paz y Miño of Amazon Watch. (Photo courtesy of Public Eye Awards)
As global elites gather in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum, the oil giant Chevron was singled out on Friday for a highly competitive—if unflattering—international distinction: the Public Eye Lifetime Award for its extraordinary corporate irresponsibility, which includes monumental environmental destruction in northern Ecuador. […]
‘Chevron is uniquely deserving of a lifetime award for the lifetime of misery they have caused the Ecuadorian Amazon,’ Paul Paz y…
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