Multinational Monitor

JAN/FEB 2001
VOL 22 No. 1


Taking on Corporate Power: Campaigns That Have Made a Difference
by the Monitor Editorial Staff

Brazil's MST: Taking Back the Land
by Jason Mark

A Clean Sweep: Justice for Janitors
by Carter Wright

Working for a Living Wage
by Jen Kern

Felling the Lumbering Giants
by Jen Krill

Taking on Toxics I: Stopping POPs
by Charlie Cray

Taking on Toxics II: Health Care Without Harm
by Charlie Cray

The Great South African Smokeout
by Anna White

Haiti's Thirst for Justice
by Charles Arthur

Students Against Sweatshops
by Stew Harris

Lilliputians Rising - 2000: The Year of Global Protest Against Corporate Globalization
guest commentary by Walden Bello


Defying the Drug Cartel: The South African Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines
an interview with
Zackie Achmat


Behind the Lines

The Corporate Conservative Administration Takes Shape

The Front
Damning the Dams - People's Health Assembly

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Names In the News



Organizations Publications

Brazilian Landless Workers
(Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra)
E-mail:[email protected]

Global Exchange
2017 Mission Street #303
San Francisco, California 94110
E-mail: [email protected]

Living Wage Resource Center

739 8th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Justice for Janitors Campaign
Service Employees
International Union
1313 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Rainforest Action Network
221 Pine Street, Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94104
E-mail: [email protected]

American Lands Alliance
726 7th Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Earth First!
Direct Action Fund
P.O. Box 210,
Canyon, CA 94516

Coastal Rainforest Alliance/
Forest Ethics

P.O. Box 3418
Berkeley, CA 94703

Greenpeace Toxics Campaign
703 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

International POPs
Elimination Network

1101 14th Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

Health Care Without Harm
c/o CCHW Center for Health,
Environment and Justice
P.O. Box 6806
Falls Church, VA 22040
E-mail: [email protected]

Global Toxics Initiative
World Wildlife Fund
1250 24th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

Global Anti-Incineration Alliance
P.O. Box 19405
Washington, DC 20036
Email: [email protected]

Science and Environmental
Health Network

Rt. 1, P.O. Box 73
Windsor, ND 58424-0073
E-mail: craffensperger@

United Students
Against Sweatshops

1413 K Sreet, NW, 9th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

Campaign for Labor Rights
1247 E Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Sweatshop Watch
310 Eighth Street, Suite 309
Oakland, CA 94607
E-mail: [email protected]

National Labor Committee
275 Seventh Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10001
E-mail: [email protected]

Global Partnerships
for Tobacco Control

Essential Action
P.O. Box 19405
Washington, DC 20036
E-mail: [email protected]

Globalink - International Union
Against Cancer

3, rue du Conseil General
1205 Geneva
E-mail: [email protected]

Haiti Support Group
Campaign for Union Rights
E-mail: haitisupport@

Batay Ouvriye
P.O. Box 13326
Delmas, HAITI

Haiti Reborn/Quixote Center
P.O. Box 5206
Hyattsville MD 20782
301-864-2182 fax
E-mail: [email protected]

War on Want
Fenner Brockway House
37-39 Great Guilford Street
London SE1 OES
E-mail: [email protected]

International Labor Rights Fund
733 15th Street, NW, Suite 920
Washington, DC 20005
E-mail: [email protected]

Treatment Action Campaign
717 Colonial Building
330 West Street
(off St. Mark's Lane)
Durban, 4001
E-mail: [email protected]

Consumer Project
on Technology

P.O. Box 19367
Washington, DC 20036

Focus on the Global South
Chulalongkore University
Prachuabmoh, Phyathai Road
Bankok, 10330

Public Citizen's
Global Trade Watch

215 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003
E-mail: [email protected]

Third World Network
228 Macalister Road
Penang, 10440
E-mail: [email protected]

People's Health Assembly
Gonoshasthaya Kendra
PO Mirzanagar, Savar
1344 Dhaka
E-mail: [email protected]

International Rivers Network
1847 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94703
E-mail: [email protected]

Arms Sales Monitoring Project
Federation of American Scientists
307 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
E-mail: [email protected]

Fighting for the Soul of Brazil
Edited by Kevin Danaher
and Michael Shellenberger
New York: Monthly Review Press, 1995

Naming the Enemy: Anti-Corporate Movements Confront Globalization
by Amory Starr
Zed Books, 2000

Pandora's Poison: Chlorine, Health, and a New Environmental Strategy
By Joe Thornton
Cambridge, Massachusetts:
MIT Press, 2000

Generations at Risk: Reproductive Health and the Environment
By Ted Schettler, et. al.
Cambridge, Massachusetts:
MIT Press, 2000

Drumbeat for Mother Earth:
Persistent Organic Pollutants
Threatening Indigenous Peoples

Washington, DC:
Indigenous Environmental Network/Greenpeace, 2000

No Sweat: Fashion, Free Trade, and the Rights of Garment Workers
Edited by Andrew Ross
New York, Verso, 1997

Addicted to Profit: Big Tobacco's Expanding Global Reach
By Ross Hammond
Washington, DC:
Essential Information, 1998

Labor Notes
7435 Michigan Avenue
Detroit MI 48210

WoodWise Consumer Guide: Practices, Products, and Services that Protect Forests
Washington, DC:
Co-op America, 2001

Bad Harvest? The Timber Trade and the Degradation of the World's Forests
By Nigel Dudley et al.,
London: Earthscan, 1995

Taking a Stand: Cultivating a New Relationship with the World's Forests
by Janet N. Abramovitz
Washington: Worldwatch, 1998

Earth First! Journal
P.O. Box 1415
Eugene, OR 97440

Haiti in Focus: A Guide to the People, Politics and Culture
By Charles Arthur
Northampton, MA:
Interlink Publishing Group, 2001

Dying for Growth: Global Inequality and the Health of the Poor
Edited by Jim Yong Kim, et al.
Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 2000

Views from the South:
The Effects of Globalization and the WTO on Third World Countries

San Francisco: International Forum on Globalization, 1999

The Globalisation of Poverty
By Michel Chossudovsky
New York: Zed Books, 1999

Report of the World Commission on Dams
Earthscan Publications, 2000

Making the News: A Guide for Nonprofits and Activists
By Jason Salzman
Boulder, Colorado:
Westview Press, 1998

The Activist's Handbook
By Randy Shaw
Berkeley, California:
University of California Press, 2001


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