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The Compassion Project, Only Compassion Defeats Dehumanization

Compassion doesn't have to be a "deep sorrow", just the willingness to be moved to ease the pain of another, the w...

Friday, June 29, 2012

Credit companies put in perspective

I just learned that in China loan-sharks charge 21% interest on loans. Most credit cards start at 18%. Mine are over 21%. Yet they continue to get away with it because usury (loan-sharking) is defined in Canada as charging more than 60% interest. What loan-sharks made that law?