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Published: 25 october 2019 16:42

Liutauras Gudžinskas. The former president‘s nyctalopia

Liutauras Gudžinskas
Žygimanto Gedvilos / 15min nuotr. / Liutauras Gudžinskas

This was unkind. But I have reasons. The heading must be catchy. That’s one thing. Second – D. Grybauskaitė is incorrect. Or she fails to see the real situation. Or is blindly trusting of society’s forgetfulness.

On Wednesday, the former head of state said the following: “Creating a welfare state through an across the board increase in taxes is mistaken. We must create conditions in the country for the economy to develop and for money to be earned, not to try and steal or redistribute. This is more akin to the Bolshevik times, not the contemporary economic situation and the 21st century.

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