I spoke to Byline Times about the corruption scandal. I told them that when politicians sit on boards and take money from private companies, is it any wonder that this gives a green light for businesses to conduct themselves in this way?
Owen Paterson’s lobbying scandal shows how interconnected the Conservative Party is with big business and lobbying. So naturally, corruption is at the heart of their Government, while people and environment pay the price. This is not about one politician or one company, or even a handful of politicians and companies. It’s a systemic problem.
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