The Current | Feb 1, 2013 | 23:57
US mayors plead with TD Bank to stop loans to gun manufacturers
After many senseless mass shootings, a new voice of stricken outrage is moved to strike at the very heart of America's free market ethos. The Mayor of Chicago wants banks -- including Canada's Toronto-Dominion bank -- to cut off cash flow to manufacturers who don't endorse gun control. A call to corporate responsibility? Or to corporate intervention?