British Conservative ‘cash for access’ for Big Beef business

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This 29 July 2018 Greenpeace video from Britain says about itself:

Secretly filmed: A leading think tank [‘free market’ IEA] brokered access to ministers for US donors looking to influence Brexit.

Read the full investigation here.

By Lamiat Sabin in Britain today:

Probe launched into think tank’s alleged ‘cash for access’ scandal

THE Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) think tank will be investigated over claims it offered a US beef farming company access to ministers in return for cash, the Charity Commission announced today.

The commission has opened a regulatory compliance case into the IEA because of doubts over its political independence.

The Rupert Murdoch-owned, right-wing pro-Conservative London Times writes also about this scandal. They call the Institute of Economic Affairs ‘right-wing’.

Shadow cabinet office minister Jon Trickett said the allegations “severely undermined” democracy.

He wrote to commission chairwoman Baroness Stowell today, requesting an investigation over…

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