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The means of finance have nothing to do with saving public money. The bank was sole controller of the bridge.

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A Guide to the World’s Only Superpower’. Mar 10, Stephen McQuiggan rated it it was cptive. The other companies were employed merely to collect the tolls on its behalf and transfer the money to Captuve. Dec 19, Jack rated it it was amazing. For only someone in the grip of panic could act so incompetently, and so contrary to their long-term interests. These ministers were campaigners before they got into power.

Shortly before the last election, I rang my local MP’s “actionline” and left a message asking him what he was going to do about Private Finance Initiatives. Open Preview See a Problem? It started with a petition, circulated by the West Highland Free Press.


Captive State: The Corporate Takeover of Britain

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At the time advertised, the residents quietly filed into the car park. Preview — Captive State by George Monbiot. The more people become aware, the more people might become agitated enough to start doing something on a bigger scale.

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A Recurrent Vision’ Review. These are the outward signs of the corporate takeover of Britain, crude and trivial manifestations of a deeper problem. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Struggles in the mirror Feature. The toll company changed its tactics. Refresh and try again.