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Chiquita Faces an Ethical Dilemma in Colombia


Chiquita Faces an Ethical Dilemma in Colombia

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Steve Croft from CBS 60 Minutes reports on Chiquita Bananas involvement with Colombian narco-terrorists. Chiquita paid the paramilitaries to protect Chiquita employees, even though U.S. law forbids doing business with terrorists. Chiquita is struggling to resolve the situation and save their reputation.
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 06, 2014
Submitter: Lisa Lewin
Keywords: del monte, atrocity, blackmail, ethics, public relations, chiquita, war, business, international trade, drug trafficking, steve croft, colombia, bananas, paramilitary, extortion, government, 60 minutes, video, murder, cbs, business communications, violence, victim, mancuso, news, cocaine, social responsibility, philosophy, marxism, guerrillas, dole, south america, global management, business law, management, governance


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States


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