Activision Blizzard says collective bargaining is a human right | This Week in Business

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Activision Blizzard is getting ready to hold its annual meeting of stockholders next week, and that means everyone owning stock in the company can vote on the board of directors, the executive compensation plan, and a handful of measures proposed by other shareholders.

Today we’re focusing on one of those proposals, Proposal 6, submitted by the AFL-CIO Equity Index Funds, the investment arm of America’s largest union group. So it’s not terribly surprising to learn the group is proposing a commitment to non-interference when employees try to unionize.

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