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> if one side values wealth while the other values humanity
but there’s the bind, eh? it is literally illegal for a company to deprioritize the profit motive: https://www.litigationandtrial.com/2010/09/articles/series/special-comment/ebay-v-newmark-al-franken-was-right-corporations-are-legally-required-to-maximize-profits/
so in a strategic sense, yes, corporations will always value wealth and profit above other ends. it is illegal to do otherwise.
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