Wow the way big influential companies walk on eggshells to appease the totalitarian regime in China is just...shameful and pathetic.
Their actions are cowardly and short sighted.
It's as if corporations favour profits over people...
@FssOfDeath ultimately corporations are merely legal constructs. The owners and leaders make these decisions and they are going beyond merely favouring profits. These days it's about *using* people...all people, including customers, not just workers...to consolidate profit and power.
This is unsustainable.
Even Henry Ford, a shrewd capital and by some measures a shitty person, realised labourers must be happy and financially secure enough to afford the cars he built.
I use corporation to identify the people running them, however in the people at the top are more of an immune system than leaders. They'll protect the corporate entity before others. At this point this is getting so aggressive that they attack themselves. if no one can buy their crap they will wither and die but they keep at it.
Like some form of autoimmune disease that will defend the corporation, I.E. Profit, to the point of destroying what they protect.
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