Trillium Asset Management Vice President Cheryl Smith and social research analyst Anne Parry participated in a rally at the Massachusetts State House in Boston to oppose a bill that would allow Massachusetts’ corporations to replace their annual shareholder meetings with online remote communication.
The hub of the socially responsible investment (SRI) movement is right here in the Hub. With a variety of equity, international, and money market funds dedicated to the concept of investing based on principle, Boston on the East Coast (and San Francisco on the West) are centers for those who want their investment dollars to do no wrong while still turning a profit.
For the first time in its history, the International Labor Organization has called for sanctions on Burma. Several Members of Congress have introduced legislation in Congress to ban U.S. imports from Burma.