Bankers get a free pass; Cohen and Manafort thought they had impunity; Senator Warren pushes anti-corruption law; White House accused of blocking investigations into student loan fraud by banks.
African countries lose more than $50 billion each year to illegal financial outflows, mostly through tax avoidance and evasion.
Decent nations appear helpless against the spread of corruption. Their own elites keep promoting the racket.
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is determined to go after Washington’s dark money pools.
Americans are systematically lulled into believing that inequality is an unalterable fact of life.
Apple, Google, Facebook et al.’s prolonged tax cheating further hollows out the already shaky support for globalization.
America is emerging as safe haven for the world’s super-rich and their money – honest and ill-gotten alike.
It is high time to combat tax evasion for real, Mr. Tsipras!