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Britain’s zombie government — Mosquito Ridge — Medium
"The triple crisis — steel, welfare and now tax havens — makes the UK government look like a committee for managing the affairs of the super-rich: assiduously lobbying Brussels to lay off scrutiny of tax vehicles, assiduously ignoring the plight of steel.

The only reason they are not in absolute panic mode is that the media will do everything they can to avoid this turning toxic. Not only because the media are ideologically committed to the freemarket doctrine of smash the poor and avoid taxes. It is because many of the owners are personally enmired in the system the Panama Papers reveal the tip of."
MossackFonseca  Panama  offshore  finance  CameronDavid  tax  taxAvoidance  secrecy  transparency  neoliberalism  OsborneGeorge  budget2016  Tata  steel  industry  JavidSajid  dctagged  dc:creator=MasonPaul  PanamaPapers 
april 2016 by petej

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