Given the magnitude of the wrongdoing surrounding emissions tests at Volkswagen, where were all the whistleblowers?
The Volkswagen emissions scandal has rocked not only the car manufacturer, but Germany as a whole. VW’s reputation for reliability, safety and excellence went beyond branding and, according to a YouGov survey, two-thirds of Germans named VW as the country’s number-one national symbol.
As the story unfolds, it’s very clear that this was not the action of one rogue employee. The sheer scale of the wrongdoing suggests that somewhere in the chain of command the software that allowed cars to rig emissions testing was approved. The question is: giv
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