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Environmental or political pressure groups can now buy a few shares in a public listed company and use the threat of action and publicity to influence director behaviour.
He left his homeland after becoming involved with one of the country's major political pressure groups.
With admirable balance, he carefully disentangles the roles of food producers and processors, home economists, faddists, nutritionists, and political pressure groups in shaping broader cultural ideas of nutrition and taste.