Age from Morepraxis.org.au
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What is it?
The Robin Hood Tax is a tiny tax on financial speculation by investment banks, hedge funds and other finance institutions that would raise billions to tackle poverty and climate change, at home and abroad.
It can start as low as 0.005 per cent – and average 0.05 per cent. But when levied on the billions of dollars moving round the global finance system daily through transactions like as foreign exchange, derivatives and share deals, it could raise hundreds of billions of dollars annually.
Some photo’s from the action taken at State Youth Games on the Queens Birthday long weekend.
Tessa, Adrian, Bethany and Kelly
North Ringwood Uniting Church – and Drew!
Doncaster East Uniting Church