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    a tax on food or drinks considered to be unhealthy and leading to obesity or other health problems

    However, I would draw the line at a “fat tax”. It might have an impact on obesity, but it would also penalise sensible eaters whose diet happens to include food with a high fat or sugar content.

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 16/03/2016
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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