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Your Credit Card Likely Supports Dirty Practices

credit card swiping Most credit cards support tar sands, fracking, bank fraud, predatory lending, and exorbitant executive salaries. Get the Green American credit card which supports your values, and takes care of people and the planet »

New Year, New Brew
Even though being on almost every corner makes Starbucks easy, pledge to spend one month visiting alternative coffee shops. Bonus points if it serves fair trade and organic coffee and milk!
Divest from Fossil Fuels
You're probably investing in fossil fuels and don't even know it. We can make a clean-energy economy a reality by refusing to invest in companies that are destroying our planet and investing in clean energy.
chocolateTell Godiva: Purchase Cocoa Beans Made Without Child Labor
Other high-end chocolate companies use third-party certifcation to ensure that their products aren't tainted with child slave labor and the exploitation of cocoa-producing communities, but Godiva does not.
Tell Sabra Hummus: Stop Mixing in the GMOs Sabra Hummus: Stop Mixing in the GMOs
Sabra hummus contains genetically engineered ingredients. Sabra's parent company, PepsiCo, is one of the largest supporters of the anti-GMO labeling movement, fighting consumer’s right to know.

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