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Inequality Social Dysfunction and Misery

By Graham Peebles Source: Dissident Voice Year on year the economic divisions and sub-divisions in the world deepen, the associated social ills increase: The rich, comfortable, and the very extremely rich keep getting richer, and the rest, well, whilst some … Continue reading

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$1,400,000,000,000: Oxfam Exposes the Great Offshore Tax Scam of US Companies

By Andrea Germanos Source: AntiMedia Using an “opaque and secretive network” of subsidiaries in tax havens, top American corporations have stashed $1.4 trillion offshore, a new report from Oxfam shows. With “a range of tricks, tools, and loopholes,” for tax … Continue reading

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85 Richest People as Wealthy as Poorest Half of the World

As World Economic Forum starts in Davos, development charity claims growing inequality has been driven by ‘power grab’ By Graeme Wearden Originally posted at theguardian.com The InterContinental Davos luxury hotel in the Swiss mountain resort of Davos. Oxfam report found … Continue reading

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