BP Chairman's "Small People"
A phrase used by the Chairman of the Board of the British oil giant, BP has irked many in the United States. Following his meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama, Sweden’s Carl-Henric Svanberg told journalists that his company cares about what he called the “small people”, referring to the victims of the biggest oil catastrophe in American history.
His choice of words has not only raised eyebrows but has also infuriated many Americans. Our reporter Azariah Kiros talked to PR expert Sofia Heidenberg.