Discussion: “Just Do It!!” Political Grandstanding by Some of America’s Favorite Firms

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Without getting into whether you believe Nike should use Kaepernick as a spokesman or whether Dick’s Sporting Goods should ban the sale of assault rifles, do you think that companies have a responsibility to stand up for what they believe or should they simply maintain their primary goal of maximizing shareholder wealth? Can the do both or are they mutually exclusive?

Requirements for this assignment:

– Write an initial post answering the above questions. ( 120 -170 words Maximum )

– Use your own words. ( No citation, No References , No Quotes)

– Please find the attached file includes for three classmates’s initial posts. ( see them as examples then PICK ONE ONLY OF THEM to write a short respond. ) 3-4 sentences only.