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Young participants of the "Climate strike" movement, created by the 15-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, pose during the climate summit (COP24) of Katowice (Poland), on December 14, 2018. EFE / Andrzej Grygiel

Around 200 countries met over the past two weeks to reach an agreement on climate change. Amid handshakes and disagreements, the session came to an end last Saturday without major achievements.

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Trump administration announced a tax reform that means: "cut taxes for the rich"

 04/27/2017 - 03:35
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (R) and National Economic Director Gary Cohn (L) participate in a news conference to discuss the tax reform plan of US President Donald J. Trump, in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 26 April 2017. EPA/MICHAEL REYNOLDS

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday outlined President Donald Trump"s tax overhaul plan, which calls for slashing the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 15 percent. Critics immediately called it “basically a huge tax cut for the rich”.