Tag Archive: americans

on May 19, 2015 in World News

Americans, Europeans want non-MSM coverage of intl. news – poll

Americans, Europeans want non-MSM coverage of intl. news – poll etting their international news only from mainstream media is not what the majority of Americans and Europeans want, an opinion poll shows. Some 60 percent desire alternative sources of news coverage. The only country among the five polled by the British company ICM Research for Sputnik news radio, in which less than half of respondents said they would like to have an alternative source of information on world affairs, was France. Forty-nine percent of the people there said they would be ‘quite interested’ or ‘interested a lot’ in it. Greeks… View Article

click here for more
on August 10, 2013 in World News

Americans rejecting US citizenship as tax hikes loom

Americans rejecting US citizenship as tax hikes loom The number of Americans who decided to renounce their citizenship in the second quarter of 2013 increased sixfold the same period in 2012, a number the federal government attributes to strict impending financial disclosure rules. The United States is the only country out of 34 in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) that continues to tax citizens regardless of where they live around the world. Now, facing a high national debt and drastic cuts in government spending, US tax enforcers are employing stricter asset-disclosure laws under the Foreign Account Tax… View Article

click here for more