You turn to us for voices you won't hear anywhere else.

Sign up for Democracy Now!'s Daily Digest to get our latest headlines and stories delivered to your inbox every day.

“You Are Not an Ally. You Are a Murderer”: Climate Defiance Confronts Chevron CEO Mike Wirth

HeadlineMar 14, 2024

Here in New York, activists with Climate Defiance confronted Chevron CEO Mike Wirth on Tuesday as he spoke at an event promoting “the role of engaged men in gender inclusivity.”

Protester: “Chevron is responsible for killing thousands of Indigenous women and exposing thousands more to cancer and reproductive illness. You are not an ally of women. You are a murderer.”

Mike Wirth was forced to leave the event.

The original content of this program is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Please attribute legal copies of this work to Some of the work(s) that this program incorporates, however, may be separately licensed. For further information or additional permissions, contact us.

Non-commercial news needs your support

We rely on contributions from our viewers and listeners to do our work.
Please do your part today.
Make a donation