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Boycott of RSA Conference Expands as Presenters Back Out in the Double Digits

Last week, I shared the news that three presenters at the RSAC — the upcoming conference of the RSA “cybersecurity” corporation — had withdrawn from presenting as a way of protesting the revelation that RSA had accepted millions of dollars in payment on the hush from the National Security Agency, installing a “back door” method [...]

Jeff Carr Withdraws from RSA Conference, Expanding RSA-NSA Boycott

Last month, the world found out that RSA, the “security” corporation that sells supposedly lock-tight encryption software to clients worldwide, had actually accepted millions of dollars in payment from the National Security Agency to install a “back door” method allowing the NSA to break RSA clients’ encryption and spy on their communications without a warrant. [...]

Firing Workers for Organizing: One More Reason to Boycott Walmart

Need a reason to boycott Walmart? How about this: the corporation has fired 11 of its workers for organizing fellow workers to advocate for better pay and working conditions — a legally-protected activity. Dozens more have been punished by Walmart without losing their jobs.

Is that not enough? Do you need another reason to boycott [...]

A Year After Designer Pay Cuts, No Slowdown at CafePress

Last year, when the print-on-demand corporation CafePress introduced higher prices for buyers and lower compensation for graphic designers, many outraged designers for CafePress reacted by declaring their intention to leave CafePress behind and take their activity elsewhere. The call went out: Boycott CafePress!

A year later, however, there’s no sign of decreased activity by designers. [...]

Shirts of Resistance to SB 1070

If Arizona declares that all people who look like they might be illegal immigrants must be sent to detention camps, then we can all wear tshirts declaring that we’re illegal immigrants – or that we look like them. [...]

AFA Declares Boycott of American Family Association for War on Christmas

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ottoman Upton November 25, 2009

It’s a War On Christmas! AFA calls for Christmas boycott of American Family Association Store “When will bSecure advertisements for American Family Filter start mentioning Christmas?”

The Armchair Furniture Association (AFA) is calling for a boycott of bSecure’s “American Family Filter,” an internet security [...]

Fiji Water Supports Military Dictatorship

The FIJI Water Company acknowledges the accusations of anti-democratic activities without logically addressing them. It merely offers an assertion that their business does not legitimize the military junta of Fiji, without giving any reason to believe that assertion. I understand that the FIJI Water Company isn’t about to stop selling water from Fiji. However, there is no reason for the American people to keep on drinking Fiji Water. [...]

Hey You, Boycott CafePress Marketplace! By You, I Mean Not Me

SmartAssProducts writes an online article “Boycott the CafePress Marketplace”:

CafePress recently instituted a change in their pricing policy, and as a result its shopkeepers–the people who do all the work as far as coming up with designs, putting the designs on products, etc.–are going broke….

This is an unconscionable act on the part of CafePress [...]

No Sign of Any Dip in CafePress Marketplace Additions

When bumper sticker, button and t-shirt corporation CafePress announced back in April that come June 1 it’d hike prices to customers and cut payments to designers, designers expressed great fury. A number of designers said they’d boycott CafePress and simply stop uploading designs to be sold as a way of punishing the corporation. But measurements [...]

No Sign of a CafePress Slowdown in Face of Protest Threats

Just Another Muslim writes to the merchandise outlet CafePress regarding shopper price hikes and designer commission cuts:

I sure hope that you have considered all possibilities to go along with these changes. Because it will be your loss and too late when your best and loyal shopkeepers turn their backs on you…even though some already [...]

Inopportune for Tuna

Punish the tuna merchants by withholding your money, and they’ll be less likely to hound the few remaining tuna into extinction. [...]