Isn't it amazing how anyone with a financial gain to be made uses information in questionable ways to create bogeymen that suck the unsuspecting public into their clutches. Greed and avarice are certainly the major motivators for most corporate entities and elected politicians.
"The pursuit of money is the root of all evil." Honesty, concern for humanity and just about everything good gets sacrificed when greed be it personal or corporate become the driving force in business. To paraphrase the Bard, "First we kill all the analysts and MBAs." -- My perception is REALITY