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CORPORATE ACCOUNTABILITY: Protesters Disrupt Boeing Shareholders' Meeting For War Profiteering

VITW activists chants 'Boeing Bombs Kill Babies' at shareholders' meeting.
Members of Voices in the Wilderness, SOA Watch and other local peace groups disrupted the Boeing Corp. shareholders' meeting on Monday at the Renaissance Hotel in Chicago, despite the presence of a large number of uniformed Chicago police and undercover agents. The company has drawn sweeping -- and increasing -- criticism in recent years for war profiteering. The protesters invited company fat cats to travel to Iraq, Palestine, Israel and Colombia to see the first-hand devastation Boeing-manufactured Apache helicopters, 'smart' bombs and other weapons cause, while they held up photos of civilians maimed and murdered by Boeing products. Read more.




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