An often mentioned article by detractors of CSR is “” The Case Against Corporate Social Responsibility.”

To participate:
1) Read the article mentioned above.
2) Find an article that is favorable to CSR; then provide a link and a summary of the article in your discussion board post.
3) Define CSR in your own words and express your opinion regarding CSR by answering the questions below.  Make sure to give plenty of examples and take a firm stand.

1. Do companies have a responsibility to act in the public interest?
2. Will companies profit from doing so?
3. Should companies be intent on serving some larger social purpose?