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ObamaA trove of 13.4 million records exposes ties between Russia and U.S. President Donald Trump’s billionaire commerce secretary, the secret dealings of the chief fundraiser for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the offshore interests of the queen of England and more than 120 politicians around the world.

MDC says, Wilbur Ross is next. We would love to see Trump’s family also busted, but politics and finance will fuck with that .

The leaked documents, dubbed the Paradise Papers, show how deeply the offshore financial system is entangled with the overlapping worlds of political players, private wealth and corporate giants, including Apple, Nike, Uber and other global companies that avoid taxes through increasingly imaginative bookkeeping maneuvers.

One offshore web leads to Trump’s commerce secretary, private equity tycoon Wilbur Ross, who has a stake in a shipping company that has received more than $68 million in revenue since 2014 from a Russian energy company co-owned by the son-in-law of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

In all, the offshore ties of more than a dozen Trump advisers, Cabinet members and major donors appear in the leaked data.1fxu59

The new files come from two offshore services firms as well as from 19 corporate registries maintained by governments in jurisdictions that serve as waystations in the global shadow economy. The leaks were obtained by German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung and shared with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and a network of more than 380 journalists in 67 countries.

The promise of tax havens is secrecy – offshore locales create and oversee companies that often are difficult, or impossible, to trace back to their owners. While having an offshore entity is often legal, the built-in secrecy attracts money launderers, drug traffickers, kleptocrats and others who want to operate in the shadows. Offshore companies, often “shells” with no employees or office space, are also used in complex tax-avoidance structures that drain billions from national treasuries.

The offshore industry makes “the poor poorer” and is “deepening wealth inequality,” said Brooke Harrington, a certified wealth manager and Copenhagen Business School professor who is the author of ‘Capital without Borders: Wealth Managers and the One Percent.’

“There is this small group of people who are not equally subject to the laws as the rest of us, and that’s on purpose,” Harrington said. These people “live the dream” of enjoying “the benefits of society without being subject to any of its constraints.”

The records expand on the revelations from the leak of offshore documents that spawned the 2016 Panama Papers investigation by ICIJ and its media partners. The new files shine a light on a different cast of underexplored island havens, including some with cleaner reputations and higher price tags, such as the Cayman Islands and Bermuda.

Corrupt Christie


When I heard that Governor Chris Christi had the endorsement of sixty New Jersey mostly southern district Mayors of municipalities it took my breath away. MDC wrote its opinion of the now Governor when it learned he was the left hand assistant to Attorney General Ashcroft in the George W. Bush presidency. All those people who coat-tailed from the Reagan and Nixon White Houses, again grabbed power to feed the military industrial, oil complex, and throw in the healthcare corporate sucking sound that has a feeding line to our lives, our way of life.

Something didn’t sound right and like the conspiracies rampant since the sixties, this seems like a quid pro quo if ever there was one. Is everyone walking around in blinders who live in New Jersey? How toxic can politicians be that the citizens are taking it up the ass from both Democrats and Republicans?

Each of those sixty Mayors should be investigated to see how sweet the coffers of New Jersey have poured in resources, denied to those that didn’t play the game.

Each state, municipality, rural or urban have these parasites using the taxpayer as their feeding tube to living better than the small hard working laboring individuals that task the mundane work running our world.

I have lived both in the country, in cities, up in high mountain valleys, and on the sea coast of California. People work and try to get by. Politicians can be so effective if that is the passion in the heart. It is the politician that sees power instead of service that muddies our political system.

The corporate pundits on the news are only slaves to their sponsors and slaves to the bigotry of the unknown. The famous quote from our indigenous people “to know a man one has to walk a mile in his moccasins”

One more thing, unless people know all the sides of histories stories then we will definitely repeat the fear that Roosevelt tried to comfort us and end when we were desperate and despicable due to another time in history where the fat cats fornicated our economy into the depression.