Sam Rogers explains how he would get the traders to sell all of the company's mortgage assets in a day, bringing up ethical concerns in the process. Among the concerns is that the company will be selling customers a product with no value. John Told's response shows that he cares more about the company than its customers. This is made most evident by John's justification of selling the product to customers in order to keep the company afloat.
John Told proposes that the firm sell customers bad mortgages and tries to bribe Sam Rogers into cooperating with him. However, Sam shows his loyalty to the firm and their customers by rejecting John's bribes.
Veronica and Linda confront Mr. Page, head of the Veridian Foundation, about the low percentage of donations going to the Girls Charity. They push for 100% of the donations to go to the charity as opposed to the meager 5% of donations.
Norma Rae is a textile factory worker who became involved in labor union activities after the health of her co-workers was put in jeapordy. She refuses to leave work and rallies her co-workers to go on strike and form a union. After she successfully gets every co-worker to stop working, the factory managers intervene and send her to jail in a police car. This is a great clip to use when teaching about the importance of a Triple Bottom Line (People-Profit-Planet) in business, which goes beyond the profit motive.