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Killer Coke

Posted by Dave (The Void) on February 10, 2008

Give Coca-Cola’s empire a good shake, and it’s not just the odd Nazi that comes tumbling out.

(click here to watch all the whole programme)

Mark Thomas investigates the practises and history of the Coca Cola company, uncovering among other things its support for the Nazis, involvement in the murder of Colombian trade unionists, and environmental damage in Kerala and El Salvador – as well as the all-pervasive advertising by which it gets away with it all.

3 Responses to “Killer Coke”

  1. Great documentary – very interesting about the brain stuff. Pilger did a documentary back in the 1980’s on the rivalry between coke and pepsi, noting coke’s role in the fascist coup in Chile. I must look it up…

  2. Dave On Fire said

    Pilger does coke? Bring it 😀

    I had no idea coke had anything to do with Pinochet. Someone should tell Mark Thomas.

  3. I’ll see what I can do…

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