The Yes Men Would Like You to Try to Arrest John Paulson


In their latest spoof on Apple, the artist-activist group suggests people “perform a citizen’s arrest against shareholders and officers of the mining companies that have been implicated in pillaging the resources of the Congo and fueling the conflict in the Congo over the past 14 years. Why not start with John Paulson, the majority shareholder of AngloGold Ashanti, the mining company most responsible for financially supporting rebel groups and furthering the Congo conflict. His office is located in New York at 1251 6th Ave, Floor 50.” It’s a start! [Apple CF via Absolute Return +Alpha]