Brazilian Truth Commission Alleges Volkswagen Had Ties To Former Military Junta

From CorpWatch Based in Wolfsburg, Germany, the Volkswagen group is the world’s second largest automobile manufacturer with a global sales revenue of €197 billion and a profit of €9 billion in 2013 ($256 billion/$12 billion). It employs 570,000 workers and sells around ten million cars a year. Volkswagen do Brasil has been producing cars since 1953 and employs over 24,000 workers in the country today. “They held my arms behind my back and immediately put me in handcuffs. As soon as we arrived in Volkswagen’s security center, the torture began. I was… Read More