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Everyone loses in the National Lottery

Everyone loses in the National Lottery

“Anyone can be a winner!” proclaim the billboards advertising the Israeli National Lottery, but in this game of chance, distributive justice is the clear loser. What at first seems like a voluntary, fun and harmless way to raise money for the public good is in fact a colossal tax-levying mechanism, under-regulated and regressive, not only in Israel but around the world.

by × 04 December 2014 ×