Agents of Inequality: How Wealth Managers to the Super-Rich Undermine Society and What We Can Do About It – An expert on their secretive world explains how these shadowy practitioners of financial trickery help facilitate widespread tax evasion—and undermine democratic government. via /r/economy


Agents of Inequality: How Wealth Managers to the Super-Rich Undermine Society and What We Can Do About It – An expert on their secretive world explains how these shadowy practitioners of financial trickery help facilitate widespread tax evasion—and undermine democratic government.
https://www.thenation.com/article/agents-of-inequality-how-wealth-managers-to-the-super-rich-undermine-society-and-what-we-can-do-about-it/

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The sweetened beverage tax in Cook County, IL hurts low-income citizens and gives more money to a government that already abuses their funds as it is via /r/economy


The sweetened beverage tax in Cook County, IL hurts low-income citizens and gives more money to a government that already abuses their funds as it is
http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/northbrook/news/ct-ppn-column-blaser-tl-0601-20170524-story.html

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To avoid gasoline shortages in the country, even as people have quite literally no food to eat, Venezuela now buying millions of barrels of gasoline on the open market at world prices, to sell domestically for less than a US penny per fill-up… via /r/economy


To avoid gasoline shortages in the country, even as people have quite literally no food to eat, Venezuela now buying millions of barrels of gasoline on the open market at world prices, to sell domestically for less than a US penny per fill-up…
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-pdvsa-tender-idUSKBN19D2G4?ref=venezuelabulletin.com

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