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Corporate Crime Wave - The Facts

Illustration: Image Bill Texas / Courtesy Adbusters

Caught in the Act7

Peddling junk– dangerous products

Types of Crime


Oil spill: the death toll mounts.

Graeme Ewens / Panos

Peddling junk– dangerous products

Disposable employees – death on the job

Peter Frischmuth / Panos

Cooking the books – fraud

The Singapore derivatives market – not for the faint of heart.

Chris Stowers / Panos

Greasing the wheels – bribery

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  2. The Nation, 20 March 2002
  3. Huffington, Arianna, Pigs at the Trough, Crown, New York, 2003.
  4. National Post, 29 April 2003.
  5. World Environment News, Planet Ark, 4 April 2003.
  6. www.citizenworks.org.
  7. George Draffen, www.endgame.org
  8. http://www2.exxonmobil.com/Corporate/Newsroom/Newsreleases/xom_nr_061202.asp
  9. ‘Hell on Earth’, Nick Walsh, The Guardian, 18 April 2003.
  10. www.archive.greepeace.org
  11. www.transparency.org
  12. ‘British drugs giant in Italian bribery investigation’, Sophie Arie, 13 Feb 2003, www.guardianunlimited.com
  13. www.theprogressreport.org
  14. www.citizenworks.org
  15. ICFTU Press release 8 May 1998 and 29 May 2002.
  16. www.global-unions-org 28 November 2000.
  17. China Labour Bulletin, July, 2002.
  18. www.vthc.org.au
  19. Multinational Monitor, December 2002.
  20. On the Net Business News, www.rediff.com, May 1999

New Internationalist issue 358 magazine cover This article is from the July 2003 issue of New Internationalist.
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