Foreign companies like Starbucks and Amazon which have avoided paying large corporation tax bills in Britain lack "moral scruples", David Cameron has said. The Prime Minister said he was going to make “damn sure” that foreign companies like Starbucks and Amazon which have been found to avoid legally paying a large corporation tax in the UK paid their fair share.Stimulus 2:
A new ruling by a High Court judge - the first on the issue in nearly a decade - says that Christians have no right to decline working on Sunday as it is not a “core component” of their beliefs.This follows on a number of similar decisions forbidding Christians from wearing a cross in public, and forbidding Muslim girls from wearing the hijab in school. = = = = = Both stimuli involve foreigners, and both are applied to the 'morality' terminal of British gov't. The outputs are sharply opposite. When the foreign morality is rapacious capitalism, perfectly exemplified by the satanic Amazon and Google ("Do nothing but evil") ... the gov't makes some fruitless squeaky noises but refuses to change any laws or even enforce existing laws. Satan can steal money from British taxpayers with impunity. When the foreign morality is Christian or Muslim, the gov't comes down hard with full force to eradicate all symbols or actions that might represent God. I'm not picking on Britain here. American, Australian and EU governments work the same way, but these two simultaneous 'readings' on the UK government happen to provide a nice neat picture of the Gramscian transfer function.
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