Robin Cook

March 14, 2012
Workers’ Rights: Now a Global Reality

Workers’ Rights: Now a Global Reality

The constant scrutiny afforded the current generation of technology users is truly unprecedented. The Arab Spring, Moscow, Occupy Wall Street and the organization of the aforementioned is something unseen before – technology has given birth to a global police force/media enterprise – we’re policing the police. And so it is, that […]
March 4, 2012
Ethical Banking

Ethical Banking: Going Green With Your Green

This piece promises not to be a diatribe against the banking establishment for the current financial crises. After all, inappropriate things were done by the many in the sub-prime mortgage flood, but many were also not involved in negligent profiteering. And lest we forget, unless you live in one of the […]
February 26, 2012
Conservation Foundation Logo

New Paradigms for the Travel Industry

It’s exciting to learn of an industry that is prescient enough to incorporate a positive, philanthropic element in what they do. It also makes sense that when you’re talking about an industry, like the travel and tourism business, that conservation become integrated into the health of your business. After all, […]
February 13, 2012
Sir Andrew Witty

Drug Companies Join Hands to Fight Diseases

Just when you thought that money ruled everything, along comes a story that gives you hope. It seems the age-old gripe against the pharmaceutical industry of inflated prices and restricted patents for third world health care has just had a volte-face – and it doesn’t seem like a PR stunt! The […]