‘It’s nothing personal, it’s just business’ – This is the thinking behind nearly every corporation operating in the world today. We talk about concepts like corporate consciousness and corporate social responsibility, but it is time to realize that corporations are not our friends. They are vicious entities that are trying their very best to capitalize on our wants and needs for their own agenda. Corporations have been involved in some horrifying controversies in the recent past, and this list contains 10 examples that perfectly summarize the nature of corporate greed.

One Penny Less

Corporations are absolutely ruthless in their negotiations with farmers, even though the farmers do all the hard work. In England, dairy farmers asked for 30 pence for every litre of milk, but the corporations only agreed to give them 29 pence instead.

Free Range Madness

People will do anything if they believe it is healthy for them. A lot of companies have realized that, which is why corporations such as EcoEgg from Australia claim that their eggs are harvested from free range chickens, but they are really not.

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