08 Jul '12, 6am

How Green Was Apple: Products Lose Environmentally Friendly Designation | Care2 Causes

The Gates Foundation world savior or trojan horse? There is increasing evidence regarding Bill Gates’ and his Foundations’ of saying one thing but in actuality, acting otherwise. Mr. Gates publicly states that he does not support the Tobacco industry, does not invest or support companies that contribute to smoking. There is evidence that the Foundation has in fact invested in Big Tobacco Another issue he is found of touting is supporting/creating a greener planet by changing to non-fossil fuel technologies, yet Mr. Gates is heavily invested in Big Oil, particularly Exxon-Mobile and British Petroleum—two companies that have had severe problems and accidents leading to the devastation to the environment. So how can we truly trust this mild manner billionaire who says one things and acts out another in his goal to improve the health of the developing world? In addition to his...

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