On Tuesday, the clothing company Patagonia announced that they were donating $1 million to groups working to “defend our democracy.”
“Actions speak louder than words,” Patagonia tweeted. “We’re donating $1 million to groups working to defend our democracy and your right to vote. Join us in taking 3 important actions.”
Actions speak louder than words.
We’re donating $1 million to groups working to defend our democracy and your right to vote. Join us in taking 3 important actions: https://t.co/mo61VCidwf
— Patagonia (@patagonia) April 6, 2021
In the linked article on Patagonia Works titled, “Business Leaders: Actions Speak Louder Than Words,” the organization’s CEO, Ryan Gellert, wrote, “Join us in taking three steps to support our employees and our communities — fund activists, call Congress, stop future restrictive voting laws.”
“No matter who you voted for in November, democracy scored a major victory when nearly two-thirds of eligible voters cast a ballot. Two thousand CEOs came together to say it was important for their employees