I recently found out about the scandalous crimes the coca-cola company are committing. In many of their factories, especially in Colombia, workers and union leaders are being tortured, illegally detained by 'official' officers (who are working with the coca-cola company), and even murdered. I was appalled, and have decided never to buy coca cola products. (This includes fanta, sprite, minute maid, etc etc in case you weren't aware) How many other people have heard about these violations of human rights? For more information, search 'killer coke' on the internet. It's all there. I agree with everyone saying you can't believe everything on the internet, what made me more concerned about the issue was one of my kids telling me about a geography lesson she'd had, discussing how coca-cola plants are affecting the economy in local areas etc. so i did a bit of research... make your own minds up.
Asked By: aunty sue ;) - 6/10/2008
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Answered By: SouthernRose - 6/10/2008
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Answered By: Allen B - 6/10/2008
:O thats an outrage!!! i'm with you on that one.... i'll spend my money somewhere else...
Answered By: Randomised - 6/10/2008
I'm aware of some of the articles your referring to. what you have to do is decide whats "Internet B/S" and whats real. Coca Cola is a company that inspires many urban myths.
Answered By: belairjr - 6/10/2008
i will look this up but it sounds a bit odd. btw wats minuit maid?
Answered By: shelly lamb - 6/10/2008
Just because it's on the Internet doesn't make it true. I say this because you have to take things like this seriously, but VERIFY it through several reliable sources before absolutely believing it.
Answered By: David S - 6/10/2008
I am in Africa. What has Colombia got to do with me? Why can't the workers there resign and look for work elsewhere? Is coca-cola the only company in Colombia? Did the Government of Colombia felt unconcerned? Thank you for the news, however, one man's food is another man's poison
Answered By: Michael A - 6/10/2008
That sounds like internet BS and/or urban legends to me. Care to back up those claims with reliable links?
Answered By: Michael C - 6/10/2008
thats only half of what you have heard! there were incedents in my country where a few people were poisoned because they found a lizzard inside he coke bottles!!! many of us here have stopped consuming these products for quite a few years now...
Answered By: hmmm - 6/10/2008
I never heard about this. It's really interesting.
Answered By: imaginationdreams - 6/10/2008
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