Many anti-ESG efforts, especially those directed at climate change, have been documented as being funded by the fossil fuel industry since at least the late 1990s. NCPP does not identify its donors, but it was explicitly founded as a conservative and free-market think tank. The Center for Media and Democracy has identified a history of dozens of major funders, gathered through IRS filings. An archived page from an old Greenpeace project showed the group received $445,000 from ExxonMobil between 1998 and 2008.
Apple’s Diversity Efforts Targeted as the Right Steals the Left’s Activist Playbook
Source: Observer | Published: 3/29/2023