Why Is Bribery Of Foreigners In Foreign Even A British Crime?

We used to have this part of the law the right way around. Bribery, in Britain, of Britons, was something seriously illegal. It was also something rare – not just for the illegality but for cultural reasons. That’s just not the way we did things, brown envelopes and all that.

What foreigners did in foreign, well, that’s doing as Romans, isn’t it? If you’re in a part of the world where bribes are just the way things happen then that’s what you’ve got to do to be there.…

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Of Course The UN’s A Hotbed Of Voting Fraud And Influence Buying

Whatever else did anyone think the United Nations was other than a chance for the smaller ones to collect a little rent from the richer ones?

Dirty work: Buying votes at the UN Security Council
Axel Dreher, Valentin Lang, B. Peter Rosendorff, James Vreeland 24 November 2018

Countries that vote with the US when serving on the UN Security Council also receive more financial assistance. This column uses voting records in the Council to show that when these countries were US allies, they received more in US aid, but when the countries were not natural allies, they received more financial assistance from US-dominated international institutions instead.…

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Venezuela’s Socialist Corruption – $1 Billion In Bribes Just To Be Able To Steal

A useful and horrifying note on the ghastly economic disaster that Bolivarian socialism has brought to Venezuela. A laddie has admitted collecting $1 billion – yes, that’s one billion dollars in real money – just to allow other people to steal. That’s the grift on top of the actual crime itself note. No, this isn’t just some example of greed, capitalist or anything else, being allowed to run amok. It’s inherent in the stupidity of that socialism that was imposed – price fixing.…

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