When assessing public infrastructure investment “commercial yield” should not come into it.
See the link above. These numbers from the article say it all: “Eight of the 100 companies with the highest taxable income had effective tax rates of zero, including some which had negative rates — […]
Do we need a “United States of Europe”? Not according to Ulrike Guérot. She calls for replacing the current un-democratic neo-liberal EU with a common European democracy. Read here
Taxes are there to take from the poor and give to the rich. Neo-liberalism is socialism turned on its head.”This situation is not only unjust, corrupt and undemocratic, it is unsustainable.” Read here