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A comment upon the Economist’s 2 recent articles puts USA policy into black and white:
“Please, let’s all cut the crap, shall we? Especially those apologists for (Citizenship-Based Taxation) CBT who treat it like some esoteric academic exercise, the same way supposedly learned men, who should have known better, once opined about eugenics.
It’s really very simple: Citizenship-Based Taxation (CBT) is America’s Apartheid system. It is repugnant, immoral and indefensible. Since CBT is so clearly irredeemable, there is really nothing to talk about, unless your intellectual curiosity exists in a profoundly amoral vacuum.
CBT discriminates against a particular group of people on the basis of their place of birth – a characteristic as immutable as the colour of their skin. It labels them, tracks them, intimidates them, criminalizes them and forces them into virtual prisons from which escape is nearly impossible. Worse, the architects of CBT are now co-opting the…
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