Half a Million People Descended on London to Protest Corporate Tax Dodgers

On March 28th, nearly 500,000 people marched in London protesting the British government’s recent cuts to public spending. Many economists claim the tax cuts are the deepest since World War II.

The protests come after U.K. officials estimated corporate taxes would be reduced even as it tackles a $235 billion deficit and plans to cut more than 300,000 public sector jobs. Meanwhile, in the United States protesters gathered in 40 cities on Saturday to oppose tax cuts for the wealthy amid budget cuts to public services.

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