Tag: Corporate America
These captains of American capitalism are brazenly ignoring their responsibility to their own nation, a nation in desperate need of funding for education and infrastructure and job training.
"The only way we are going to tackle this crisis is by pressuring corporations and governments to move away from throwaway plastics for good, and toward systems of reuse."
Purdue is considering bankruptcy to halt thousands of lawsuits and allow the company to settle with the plaintiffs out of court.
My conclusion: Incentives just don’t work.
The lawmakers who took down Amazon say their victory is just the beginning of a major fight against tax subsidies for huge companies.
In the most extreme form of capitalism taxes do not exist. This is called "anarcho-capitalism." Among all corporations, Amazon may be the leading advocate of this philosophy.
“It is also a check on corporate efforts to silence dissent.”
"When hugely profitable corporations avoid tax, that means smaller businesses and working families must make up the difference."
Capitalism is a perfect system for people like this, who care only about making more money than everyone else, and fail to grasp the importance of a healthy, working society.