Everyone loves “accountability.” But nobody likes it. Today Johnson & Johnson got press for a small pledge for development work made at the Clinton Global Initiative while an NBC news report accused the corporation of hiding info on the deadly effects of a birth control method. Accountability anyone?
While the U.S. just had our pro-choice politicians put their priorities to a vote, Canada also went through a similar power-struggle between their pro- and anti-choice forces. In Canada’s case, it was the anti-choice side that came out ahead.