The insatiable greed of Big Pharma: Valeant Pharmaceuticals CEO - 'We're in business of shareholder profit'

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Martin Shkreli might be the present poster boy for Big Pharma's psychopathic greed; however, he is only the most public face of a problem that is drawing increasing scrutiny from lawmakers whose constituents are sick and tired of an industry that is literally murdering people in the name of profits. Recently, the Progressive media turned its spotlight on yet another blood-sucking corporate vampire: J. Michael Pearson, the smirking, self-satisfied CEO of Valeant Pharmaceuticals. Pearson's company is not in the business of curing disease and easing suffering. It exists to make big money for its shareholders, something that Pearson readily acknowledges: "[If] products are sort of mispriced and there's an opportunity, we will act appropriately in terms of doing what I assume our shareholders would like us to do." In "acting appropriately," Valeant has raised the prices on several drugs this year - in some cases, as much as 800%.
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