Tax the poor!

People in the lowest-income 10% of New Zealanders pay 14% of their income on GST while the top 10% of income earners pay less than 5% of their income on GST.

The following graph shows just how vicious and unfair GST is as it cuts into low-income families.

– See more at: http://thedailyblog.co.nz/2014/09/04/cutting-gst-must-be-first-priority/#sthash.ug0myJDz.dpuf

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Drone Attacks by Year in Pakistan – Death Count

Deaths by drone attacks in Pakistan alone. Source: New America Foundation

Deaths by drone attacks in Pakistan alone. Source: New America Foundation

These stats are quite different and more ‘complimentary’ than others. The Bureau of Investigative Journalism has a far more scathing stats count. I will post this next. Note the high amount of “Unknowns”.