Tides Foundation http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22012/all en 'Robin Hood Tax' Gains Support of Soros, Moyers, Tides and Media http://mrc.org/articles/robin-hood-tax-gains-support-soros-moyers-tides-and-media <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> OWS promotes &#039;tax on rich corporations&#039; supported by dozens of liberal groups. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> </div> </div> <p class="normal">Proudly claiming the legendary outlaw Robin Hood as their inspiration, liberal groups and past Occupy Wall Street supporters are pushing for a “Robin Hood Tax” on corporate transactions. George Soros’s Open Society Foundation, Bill Moyers’s Schumann Center for Media and Democracy and the liberal Tides Foundation and Proteus Fund have given over $4 million to organizations that support the tax, according to the official <a href="http://www.robinhoodtax.org/whos-behind-it">Robin Hood Tax website</a>. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/robin-hood-tax-gains-support-soros-moyers-tides-and-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Media Taxes abc Bill Moyers bloomberg cnn money George Soros Occupy Wall Street PBS robin hood tax Schumann Center for Media and Democracy taxation Tides Foundation Wed, 31 Oct 2012 18:14:20 +0000 julia.seymour 41674 at http://mrc.org