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U.K. Media Proposal: Tax Everybody, Use the Cash to Prop Up News Companies

The brother-in-law of the Guardian's editor - the paper's investigative reporter David Leigh - has floated an idea to save the newspaper industry.

Every broadband subscriber in the country would pay a tax of £2 a month, whether they wanted to or not, with the money shared amongst news organisations according to how many UK online readers they had.

Source: The Register. Read full article. (link)

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