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The World Bank Wants Eastern Europeans Above-Ground and Paying Taxes

The World Bank has clued in to the fact that many Eastern Europeans prefer to work in the "shadow economy" — that is, off the books and out of sight of tax men, inspectors and other assorted bureaucrats. This has the World Bank very concerned, for a variety of reasons — some convincing, and others, not so much. By the way, World Bank Employees are exempt from income taxes.

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The EU web censorship: The paper trail

Posted January 19th, 2012 by nyhanare
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[NB: you need the Google translator tool (http://translate.google.com/) to translate this from Swedish to English] When SOPA have caused an internet strike, the EU plans for even more internet censorship. Libertarian activist and chief of staff for the Swedish Pirate Party in the European parlament in Bruxelles, Henrik Alexandersson, have written this report.

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The 10 Weirdest Laws Still Practiced In Europe

Posted November 22nd, 2011 by Mattfree88
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The 10 Weirdest Laws Still Practiced In Europe

Zurich's recent decision to build "Sex Boxes" as a way to accommodate prostitutes got us thinking about what other strange tactics European countries still employ.

Turns out there's a bunch. And while most may be inane and archaic, there's no doubt that we've never been more interested in moving to Europe.

"Oh, did you say 'sex boxes'?"

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The EU is screwed. Dan Hannan explains why.

Posted September 15th, 2011 by uk1337
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Conservative MEP Daniel Hannan shreds Keynesianism in 80 seconds.

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Max Kaiser on the Revoltion in Spain

Posted May 24th, 2011 by Klaas
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Why everybody in Europe should join the Spanish Revolution regardless of their political views.
Part 1: http://youtu.be/n_3sBm_NLDo
Part 2: http://youtu.be/dtJ8QLe_n7E

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EU faces legal action over fraudulent carbon emissions trading

Posted February 20th, 2011 by Klaas
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The European Union faces legal and political challenges over its handling of the carbon markets which remain in chaos after a cyber attack forced partial closure of the Emissions Trading Scheme.

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Norwegian of the Year deported to Russia.

Posted February 6th, 2011 by jjswanson
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Norwegian of the Year deported to Russia.
Salamova arrived in Norway in 2002 and is considered an integration success story: she has completed a Masters degree, although she had to use a fake name and has had to live in hiding.

"Most people think I am Norwegian. I speak Norwegian, I think Norwegian, I dream in Norwegian,''

"We should not reward people who choose to go into hiding and to live illegally for a long time in this country,'' Stoltenberg insisted to parliament last week, adding "everyone is equal before the law.''

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Dutch Police Distribute Scratch and Sniff Marijuana Cards

Dutch pot dealers beware! Thought your neighbour couldn’t tell the difference between pine and pot? Not anymore. Authorities are handing out marijuana scratch and sniff cards to an estimated 15,000 homes in Rotterdam and The Hague, the Telegraaf, a Dutch daily newspaper, reports.

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European Workers Distance from US Through Action

Posted October 4th, 2010 by Ricardo3G
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The European economical crises forces europeans to take "drastic" measures as huge worker strikes fill the streets of their most popular cities.

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EU chief warns 'democracy could disappear' in Greece, Spain & Portugal

Posted June 16th, 2010 by Deslock Darkstar
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Countries in debt may fall to dictators, EC chief warns -- 'Apocalyptic' vision as some states run out of money --- Democracy could ‘collapse’ in Greece, Spain and Portugal unless urgent action is taken to tackle the debt crisis, the head of the European Commission has warned.

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