France: 'Tax evasion kills!' Activists turn Apple store to an emergency ward

Activists dressed up as doctors and patients staged a protest inside an Apple store in Paris on Saturday, to denounce tax evasion practices and their impact on the sector of social aid services in France. Members of Attac (Association for the taxation of financial transactions for the aid of citizens) group, dressed up as doctors and patients and staged a 'bloody' scene inside the Apple store... Еще. According to Attac spokesperson Aurelie Trouve, French President Emmanuel Macron's government cuts money off the social aid services and at the same time allows big tax evaders like Apple to go unpunished. «We denounce Apple, one of the largest tax evaders who are practicing tax evasion in an enormous scale and we wanted to show here that this tax evasion kills,» she said. Antonin, a doctor in Paris, stressed that doctors «do not have the means to treat patients,» and that imbalance grows when «Apple does not pay its taxes,» adding «Apple is one of the symbols of this social injustice.» Police evacuated the store by forcibly removing the activists one by one.

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