My thoughts about boycotts aren't simple or easy to put into words. Knowing where your money is going is never a bad thing, though. So now we have Buy Blue
and Choose the Blue
, both sites splitting out campaign contributions for a bunch of corporations. Some stuff is obvious: Barnes & Noble is a Blue company, Reynolds Tobacco is a Red company. Other tidbits are more problematic ... for instance, if you want a Blue car, Toyota's the only way to go. Blue gas? Shell (even though BP is widely regarded as the most eco-friendly petroleum company). Blue package shipping? You're out of luck.