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Chellie Agnese

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The New Zealand government is planning to impose the fat tax on food. Do you agree or disagree for this issue?

The government is planning to put a tax on unhealthy food to encourage many people on choosing healthier foods and by increase their life expectancy. Moreover, if the government impose it many people have to spend less for their medication treatment. However, if it is impose many people will get confuse which one deserve to be fat taxes and which is not. Many foods could lead to obesity if it is adequately consume for example cheese has a high content of fat. Furthermore, will it be against to the freedom of everyone.
What do you think?

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  • Aug 15 2013: Maybe the New Zealand government cares more about its people than we do. Fat goes to fat but we Americans were replaced by the Mexicans as the chubbiest of all. I am sure that will not stand. Mirror Mirror on the wall who is the fattest ones of all.
    • Aug 16 2013: I agree with you. but, how could the New Zealand government cares more about their people? If they put the fat tax on food. How could the people who were unemployed and earn less afford the food they want?
      • Aug 17 2013: That may well be true But I am an American Whatg do i know about New Zealand? I was hoping for the best. We have business people here who care about no one else.

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