Whatâs The Real Issue with Burger King and the Mary J. Debacle<br />
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agenda. If Burger King plans on cashing-in on the estimated $1.1 our community spends annually with them, shouldn’t we get more than a song and a shake (dance)? No pun intended!

In light of this recent issue with Burger King, it’s time for us to become socially- conscious consumers. So many times we beg companies to allow us to support their product and/or service without asking for anything in return. We’ve got to be wiser consumers and do a little homework to see if the money is flowing back into the community (or at least things we believe in) and not just let companies off the hook. We are living in a multicultural society even if some groups would like you to think otherwise. If they’re not supporting us, should we be supporting them?