Stop Esso campaign
The Stop Esso campaign
is a campaign by Greenpeace
, Friends of the Earth
and People and Planet aimed at boycotting the oil company Esso
because they believe it's doing a lot of damage to the environment
The campaign states that Esso is:
Stop Esso France
was sued by Esso, who alleged falling profits because the campaign used a parody Esso logo featuring dollar signs in place of the letters "ss".
Esso said that the $$ looked like Nazi symbols. A French court came down on the side of Esso, so the campaign had to move their French Web site to the USA. A French judge has overturned the previous ruling, however, so the site has moved back to France.
Stop Esso Days held so far