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Obama: TTIP is necessary for the public to pay fines of megabanks

Another day, another skeleton falls out the TTIP closet – and this one’s a doozy! Remember when the banks deliberately crashed the world’s economy with toxic derivatives in 2008? Now it turns out that Obama wants to use the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership treaty to prevent the megabanks from having to pay out when sued on this scam by investors, and to get us, the people, through the rulings of a secret court, to pay the massive fines instead. 

I’m sure we’ll be more than happy to stump up for that, while eating our unlabelled GM foods and dying through not being able to afford the privatised healthcare.

Nice one, Obama! Watch you don’t slip on that banana skin!

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