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Thanks UK Uncut/Occupy etc, great work!
want VAT abolished
so expect to see prices rising there as well when Amazon decides it doesn't want to take the hit and passes the cost on to consumers (it already told all the authors that self-publish through them that they'd have to raise their prices to maintain their margins). I guess it makes sense as a tax policy generally, as it stops companies like Amazon reaping the benefit of basing themselves in a tax haven like Luxembourg, but it will only be a positive step if they're policed on a much broader level as well.
a much broader level as well."
It will only be perceived as a 'positive step' at the point at which people are happy to pay to tax, and are willing to see the price of end products increase as a result (irrespective of how it's policed). That, I feel, is some way off.
Well it's a daring thing for you to request.
and attribute it to app developers.
and then you read the article?! Are you new round here?
is still crazy cheap though.
i guess tax is the issue here though. but whatever
no one likes being taxed but violence is not the answer.
was to say, 'congratulations, this is the world you wanted.'
Which was just delightful.
in a thread about supposed free speech.
(I obvs didn't read the thread.)
it was about the unfolding massacre so it was in the too soon to troll category.