Adam Townsend (@adamscrabble )

Adam Townsend

Bio Investor. Extreme salesman. Philanthropy, politics and policy. Better half is @nankoni
Location Ghana
Tweets 25,6K
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Following 3,3K
Account created 03-10-2010 15:40:31
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Android : "Jude Blanchette offers a string of lively anecdotes that piece together the party’s unwillingness to abandon Mao’s talismanic influence in the 1980s with today’s surprising overlap between Xi Jinping's policies and the bugbears of the Maoists." #PIPfellow ft.com/content/995e81…

Android : Please show me all the UN reports about how Google was used to censor crucial world stories such as the humanitarian crisis in Lesbos (I gave to several charities and a photo journalist book)
It was all wiped away. YouTube, everything. All images were santized. No UN report

Android : What penalty does UN pay for using such outrageous language? None. It has made "apartheid" meaningless, it's an intensifier, a rhetorical prop. twitter.com/adamscrabble/s…

Android : I grew up cutting school to go to UN General assemblies. Knew many diplomats.
In last decades, U.N has become nothing but pomp and an arbiter of corruption. They should become a Whole Foods twitter.com/adamscrabble/s…

Android : Stat with subsidiary control tests, cos their passing is impossible without political intervention bestowing that. Then subsidaries have to be consolidated so as to report their biz.

All on the books, neglected twitter.com/chriscappuccio…

Android : United Nations loves to speak in embellished conflict language:
"As the United Nations warns of a “climate apartheid,” as humankind faces the threatened prospect of irreversible and catastrophic environmental destruction..."

nationalpost.com/life/is-it-imm…

Android : It's our politicians and judiciary, they've been hollowed out, it's a facade to keep appearance of 'democracy'/continuity.
They are refusing to enforce laws on the books twitter.com/chriscappuccio…

Android : BTW, EU tried to get clawbacks, Jack Lew intervened...
in US Tax courts (dif than IRS) there was another ruling against Amazon, more gov intervention to toss it twitter.com/MrTurkey/statu…

Android : Understood, examples of Amazon 'cheats', their use of tax inversions/treaties in EU.... #LuxLeaks revealed Juncker, then the finance minister for Luxembourg, gave Amazon an effective tax rate of 1%. twitter.com/MrTurkey/statu…

Android : I'm not anti commerce, I am against their conversion of taxpayer assets and infrastructure to their balance sheet. twitter.com/MrTurkey/statu…

Android : New Balance CEO said said Gov killed their buy from them as punishment for not supporting TPP... twitter.com/adamscrabble/s…