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Shame of greedy Tory MP Geoffrey Cox

Geoffrey Cox spoke out against moves to expose clients in a bid to curb international money laundering.  This may have something to do with the fact the part-time barrister once represented a politician on a corruption trial and was paid £40,000 by two… 37 more words


Exxon LNG is hurting Papua New Guinea economy - new report

Jubilee Australia | 30 April 2018

A new report on the economy of Papua New Guinea shows that despite predictions of a widespread economic boost from the ExxonMobil PNG LNG project, on most economic indicators the economy has actually gone backwards relative to predictions. 1,415 more words

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The Sickening Waste that is Professional Sport.

Consider this: the amount payed to the players at Manchester’s 2 Premier League clubs is roughly the same as the total wage and salary bill of that city’s 6 hospitals… 582 more words

Saturday Sound-off

Do you wanna build a (micro)nation?

I’m sure you have, and I know I have. Hell, I remember putting out ideas for a new nation in the 6th grade. Then there was this cute song that got me into La Oreja de Van Gogh called < 141 more words

Tories hinder EU in creating tax-haven blacklist

The British government, it appears, has been trying to block EU attempts to place some of the UK’s off-shore territories on an EU blacklist of tax havens. 19 more words


We're #2!

According to the Tax Justice Network, the United States ranks second in the 2018 Financial Secrecy Index. This is based on a secrecy score of 59.8, which is practically unchanged from 2015. 432 more words

Offshore Tax Havens: Whose Fight Is It Anyway?

By the end of 2017, offshore tax havens were (again) in the spotlight. This was largely thanks to the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), which helped release the… 706 more words