NONPROFIT WATCH REPORTS:
Crony Environmentalism: Do conflicts of interest taint EDF's Advocacy on climate change? Complete report available in PDF format.
Attachments: documents that support the Crony Environmentalism report.
Hypocrisy From EDF's Fred Krupp?
Excerpted from congressional testimony of David A. Ridenour of The National Center for Public Policy Research.
WHERE DOES THE ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND STAND ON GLOBAL WARMING? WITH CORPORATE LOBBYIST C. BOYDEN GRAY, CORPORATE CRIME REPORTER, By Russell Mokhiber, Monday July 5, 1999; p. 3
EDF/ERT's Failed Eco Sell-Out: The Effort to Take the Heat Off the Global Warming Chill Can. Sound Environmentalism or Corporate Greenwashing?
These appeared in both Greenwire and National Journal's Daily Energy Briefing, July 15, 1999, CLIMATE CHANGE: EARLY ACTION BILL IN HOUSE; EDF ACCUSED
Resources: "Many...large and wealthy environmental groups have a long history of compromising on issues which other environmentalists are working hard not to compromise on...The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) are the most notorious for these types of acts. Much has been written on this."
There are many RACHELs Environment & Health Weekly articles done by the Environmental Research Foundation (ERF) on the problems with groups like EDF:
PRESS COVERAGE OF NONPROFITWATCH.ORG's REPORTS:
Based on a tip-off from the NonProfit Accountability Project, investigative reporter Gregory Palast published this expose of the new trade in filth - and the polluting of an environmental organization - in his Sunday column, Inside Corporate America, in the LONDON OBSERVER [Manchester Guardian Media Group], January 23, 1999
EDF Could Profit From Senate Bill