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Amnesty International chief calls for Global Tax Regime at Davos 2024

(by Andreas Wailzer | LifeSite News) – The Secretary-General of Amnesty International has called for a “global tax regime” that includes “not just carbon tax” at the World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting in Davos. 

“Let’s start taxing carbon…[but] not just carbon tax,” the head of Amnesty International, Agnes Callamard, said during a panel discussion entitled “Global Risks: What’s in the Mail?” 

“The U.N. General Assembly has adopted a resolution led by the Africa group, thank you very much, on the necessity to have a global tax regime, so actually we can raise the money required for all those changes,” she continued. 

“Who has voted against [the resolution]? All of the OECD countries are the greatest benefactors of this unequal tax regime right now.” 

“Let’s tax!” 

“Let’s tax the corporate interest. The richest people in the world are begging us to be taxed,” Callamard concluded. Read Full Article >

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