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  •  This is exactly right. (4+ / 0-)
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    Superskepticalman, Major Tom, ybruti, kurt

    Major Tom, can you provide links to support your information on tax breaks and incentives and training for outsourcing corporations? My son-in-law, who is an intelligent person with liberal instincts, simply DOES NOT BELIEVE this. I keep meaning to dig in and compose a few paragraphs but you have done it for me, and for that I wholeheartedly thank you.

    I think you have, in your 7-or-8-para essay contained in this diary, the makings of another diary on the horrific and criminal extent of "our" government's support for outsourcing. I hope you will go for it - it's desperately needed.

    People who routinely vote against their own interests simply don't have this information, and therefore have no way of identifying who is screwing them - and are easy prey for the Limbaughs and Becks who are able to convince them that their fellow victims are their enemies.

    We don't need a third party. We need a second party.

    by obiterdictum on Sat Nov 13, 2010 at 06:23:58 AM PST

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    •  Obiter (2+ / 0-)
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      ybruti, kurt

      Please check out the following:

      You know, it's even worst than you might think. For example, under GW Bush and continuing until today, many multi-billion dollar American Corporations - and rich individuals as well - can simply renounce their countries of incorporation, or their citizenships, and move to a country with a very low taxation rate - and thereby not pay U.S. Taxes.

      This exactly what TransAmerica did when it moved to Switzerland; and it's also what Halliburton is going to do when it moves to Dubai in the not too distant future.    

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