If ABC News was viewed as a person rather than a business organization, then the first thing to investigate would be to determine whether a medical condition was causing such extreme and disturbing changes in behaviors.
And interestingly, ABC is displaying all the symptoms commonly associated with a specific mental illness. ABC is displaying those symptoms commonly associated with the condition; Anti-social Personality Disorder (ASP).
The Supreme Court has repeated ruled that corporations are people. So is ABC News mentally ill ?
In a person ( organization ) with antisocial personality disorder, thoughts and behaviors are characterized by a disregard for — and violation of — the rights of others.
This often manifests as:
- Deceitful or manipulative behavior for personal benefit - (ABC - Check True)
- Criminal behavior - (ABC - Check True)
- A disregard for the safety and choices of others - ( (ABC - Check True)
- Irresponsible actions - (ABC - Check True)
People ( organizations ) with this condition also tend to show a lack of remorse. They may appear indifferent to the consequences of hurtful actions or rationalize the reasons for hurting, mistreating, or misleading others.