Could Ronald McDonald ever be a victim of human rights violations?

McDonald’s recently released a report about its company and human rights – at the request of its shareholders

Ronald McDonald photo via sfxeric on Flickr

When most consumers think of Ronald McDonald – or even a Big Mac – human rights is not the first thing that comes to their minds.

But earlier this year McDonald's Corporation released a “Report of the Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Committee of the Board of Directors of McDonald's Corporation” on human rights – after a request was made by some shareholders.

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