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News :: Globalization : International : Labor : Organizing : Social Welfare
Right wing call to boycot Citgo
02 Feb 2006
The American Family Association (, the people who brought you and, is calling for a boycott of Citgo based on Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's criticisms of U.S. imperialism.
Citgo, the state owned Venezuelan oil company, has recently been providing discount heating oil to low income families in Massachussetts and throughout the North East and has offered discount fuel to Chicago area transit system

AFA has posted an online form letter at, this form letter reads:

"Just a note to let you know that I will not be shopping at Citgo. I don't want my money going to someone who has vowed to bring down my government."

The form is editable so if you support socially responsible industry you can express your thanks for Citgo meeting the needs of Americans where American industry and government has failed, perhaps:

"I would like to thank Citgo and the people of Venezuela for providing heating oil subsities for the poor people of the North East when the US oil companies only looked to their increased profits."

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Re: Right wing call to boycot Citgo
02 Feb 2006
What dumb asses, if conservatives boycot Venezuelan oi they will not be able to drive. It is our #1 supplier. Stupid conservatives.l
Re: Right wing call to boycot Citgo
02 Feb 2006
I mean, shit! I'm sure as hell not going to stop driving. Right?! Stupid conservatives walking all around. Walking everywhere. I sure as hell don't want to be on the sidewalks with those fuckers.

Fuck the streets; we need to reclaim the sidewalks.
Re: Right wing call to boycot Citgo
02 Feb 2006
That was not me.
Re: Right wing call to boycot Citgo
02 Feb 2006
How dare they help the poor heat their homes. We must not have this sharing nonsense.