Press Releases

May 6, 2019

Color Of Change and Majority Action urge shareholders to vote “no” on Mark Zuckerberg’s nomination to Facebook board of directors at May annual meeting

In exempt solicitation filing, shareholder activists target weak oversight and governance as a barrier to addressing social and political crises threatening shareholders’ long-term financial interest.

May 2, 2019

Investors and Activists Call for Independent Oversight of Dominion Energy

Dominion Board of Directors cited for lack of expertise to address business and shareholder risks in the face of climate change. Proxy advisor Institutional Shareholder Services recommends to vote for the proposal.

May 2, 2019

Majority Action and Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility Respond to Firearm Manufacturer Sturm Ruger’s Latest Letter to Shareholders Regarding Firearm Safety and Boardroom Responsibility

Sturm Ruger statement inaccurately defends the company’s record of failing to respond to investor concerns on protecting shareholder value and public safety.

May 1, 2019

Shareholders Seek to Hold Duke Energy Accountable for Transparency and Climate-Related Failures that Endanger Shareholder Value at Upcoming Board Meeting

Majority Action advising shareholders to require Duke to disclose political contributions and lobbying expenses. Pensions & Investment Research Consultants Ltd recommends investors vote against climate-change denying Duke director among others.

April 30, 2019

Majority Action and Partners Deliver 129,000+ Signatures to BlackRock

The groups are demanding the company support key shareholder resolutions on climate change and political transparency at various Annual General Meetings (AGMs) in the coming weeks.