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TAX EVASION: “Amazon paid a 1.2% tax rate on $13,285,000,000 in profit for 2019”

“Last year, Yahoo Finance reported that Amazon (AMZN) paid a shockingly low amount in federal income taxes in 2018 on more than $11 billion in profits: $0. But this year, while the company says it has paid “billions” in taxes for the year 2019, … Continue reading

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[George] “Soros to start $1 billion school to fight nationalists, climate change”

“Billionaire George Soros said he will commit $1 billion to start a global university to fight authoritarian governments and climate change, calling them twin challenges that threaten the survival of our civilization…” https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-01-23/soros-starts-new-global-university-with-1-billion-commitment?utm_source=wnd&utm_medium=wnd&utm_campaign=syndicated

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“Big Tech joins up with Big Brother to turn your private health data into $38bn ‘public treasure’”

“Big Tech is poised to rake in tens of billions of dollars from a new healthcare recordkeeping standard that scorns privacy for convenience, creating massive opportunities for extortion and other abuses by criminals and government… The US government has officially … Continue reading

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“Hungary lost $8.5 BILLION due to EU sanctions against Russia – foreign minister”

“Export opportunities and billions of dollars have been lost by Budapest since the European Union imposed economic sanctions on Russia, says Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto. Talking to RTVi television channel on Wednesday, he said that “since [the EU] imposed sanctions, … Continue reading

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“Judge to Facebook: Fess up about $5 billion privacy-violation settlement”

“A federal judge in Washington has ordered Facebook to answer questions raised by the Electronic Privacy Information Center over a proposed settlement with the Federal Trade Commission that would dismiss tens of thousands of privacy-violation complaints against the company. EPIC … Continue reading

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“…Fed Will Flood Market With Gargantuan $500 Billion In Liquidity To Avoid Year-End Repo Crisis”

“In previewing today’s Fed statement regarding repurchase operations, on Tuesday Curvature Securities repo expert Scott Skyrm said that he expects the Fed to announce a $50 billion (at least) term operation for Monday December 23 (double the current term ops) and a … Continue reading

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Tax Evasion: “Silicon Valley giants accused of avoiding over $100 billion in taxes over the last decade”

“Six of Silicon Valley’s biggest companies had a combined “tax gap” of more than $100 billion this decade, according to a new analysis. Fair Tax Mark, a British organization that certifies businesses for good tax conduct, assessed global tax payments … Continue reading

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