May 07, 2013

Millionaire Blames Slavery For Tax Bill

Lauryn Hill blames her unpaid tax bill on the slavery of her ancesters:

Fugees singer Hill, 37, was sentenced to three months' jail followed by three months' home confinement for failing to pay $500,000 to the taxman in the United States. [...]

During her trial, Hill claimed she is still forced to live under the pernicious economic hierarchy imposed by the slave trade.

She told the court: "I am a child of former slaves who had a system imposed on them. I had an economic system imposed on me."

An economic system that imposed millions of dollars into her bank account. And as we all know, "The Man" only taxes black people...

By DMartyr at 12:21 PM | Comments |