The Greenwashing of Walmart
by Matt Stoller, Tue Oct 17, 2006 at 08:09:21 PM EDT
Walmart has put a big push into looking better on the environment, including PR campaigns and buying off supposed progressives by hiring them for large salaries to spearhead various initiatives. It's paying off for them on the cocktail party circuit, apparently.
BOB & HARVEY WEINSTEIN invite you to attend a special event to honor
H. LEE SCOTT, JR.
President and CEO, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. for his commitment to environmental sustainability.
special performance by
Monday, October 23, 2006
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. cocktails
7:30 p.m. dinner
The Pegasus Room at The Rainbow Room
30 Rockefeller Plaza
49th Street at Fifth Avenue, 64th floor
James E. Cayne
Ronald O. Perlman
Peter G. Peterson
Robert W. Pittman
Paul Tudor Jones II
Our elites are such morons.