Blog: Slack tax

Catherine Sleep | 18 June 2003

(Unworkable) thought for the day... if governments around the world choose to impose a tax on fatty foods, can’t they tax sitting down all day every day as well? Inactivity does huge damage to health.

Check out this controversial tirade against proposed 'snack tax' legislation by Richard Klein, author of "Eat Fat".

Klein's article


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