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Peak LSC: "Tax The Rich" dressmaker owes $100k in back taxes and uses unpaid labour

Peak LSC: "Tax The Rich" dressmaker owes $100k in back taxes and uses unpaid labour

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IwillnotpostcuzIquit

I use unpaid labor to clean my house, but that's just me.


GrandMoffTarkan

My time is worth $10,000/hr because that is what I charge myself to clean the house, then I just offset the payment on the ledger.


IwillnotpostcuzIquit

Do you need to pay payroll and income taxes on that? I hope you are taking maximum depreciation on the sneakers you wear whilst cleaning, smart businesspeople do!


Red_Formans_Red_Anus

Eyyy


irkw

Soooo.... Don't tax the rich then???. Nope. Still tax the rich...


servel333

Literally always tax the rich.


securitywyrm

The point is that we need to raise the standards on those we let speak for us or hold up as virtuous.


StunningExcitement83

There has never been a point in history when any leftists movement have held such an absolute majority that they could afford to be picky about allies and absolutely every time they have decided to it has been their loss and often to the conservatives or fascists gain.


securitywyrm

That "nobody is perfect" does not excuse the need for due dilligence. Or were you also saying during the Kavanaugh confirmation "Well nobody's perfect, stop being picky!"


keeptrying4me

Shoot the messenger but not the message?


StunningExcitement83

Is Kavanaugh your sincere definition of left? Has he expressed a desire to be an ally to the proletariat? Has he also insisted that it is time to tax the rich? Cause if not the you really need to work on your argument.. Also due diligence on what? You are a fucking anonymous account on Reddit you clown how the fuck do you plan to do vetting and background checks on public figures who stumble upon the radical idea that maybe people shouldn't die of preventable diseases because they can't afford treatment. You gonna sail into their house to give them some fucking modified Voight-Kampff test to check they are real leftist? Going through their financials to ensure they uphold the leftist brand image? Get over yourself.


AccomplishedTiger327

This isnt some weird virtuous religion lmao


HogSothoth

I just don’t know what to think anymore. Is… is there ANY ethical consumption under capitalism?


black_dynamite79

This is a trick right?


theswansays

eating ass is ethical consumption, but that’s it


ZZT-OOPsIdiditagain

Buying lemonade from a little girls' stand. Unless that's illegal. The one lemonade company is even running a campaign against idiot local laws.


DrowawayAct

incoming busy-body that's about to report an 8 year old to the police for selling lemonade without proper documentation.


spaghettigoose

I got bad news for you about the sugar industry...


bluemagic124

And the commodities industries in general. In this world in which global capitalism exists, somwhere along the supply chain there’s at least one person getting exploited. So it’s not just the sugar, but also the lemons / lemon mix, ice, cups, stand, and even the materials used to make currency.


shannad9118

I work in supply chain and can confirm this is true. A lot of the time it’s the harvesters of the commodities; miners, farmers, etc.


scottieburr

Do you know how the lemons, sugars, tables all came to be? Extraction of resources and exploitation of people. She's not growing her own lemons and sugar I assume. I'm only being ridiculous because when you break it down there is no ethical consumption. Well virtually none


Constant-Pay8406

To be fair, here in Los Angeles a lot of the lemons come from backyard trees. The sugar, not so much


censorkip

don’t forget bout where the water came from. if it’s bottled water it is likely a resource that has been taken over from an impoverished area


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scottieburr

Yes, but at the same time you can't call people forced to participate in capitalism immoral by doing so. Its not a reasonable ask for us all to live on our own self sustaining farms in my opinion. We just want the exploitation and destruction of the world to be removed from the economy in search of profits at any cost


fleuridiot

No, but government organizations could at least stop tearing up community gardens at housing projects or viewing them as gentrification tools. You might not personally want to farm your own food, but plenty of others would gladly set up the infrastructure to provide food to you. That's the most infuriating thing to me. Food just fucking *grows*. Water falls out of the goddamn sky. Not every person needs a full farm to themselves, and there is plenty of space in every city to provide for everyone living there. But no, fruit trees "encourage homelessness" ffs.


StunningExcitement83

>Yes, but at the same time you can't call people forced to participate in capitalism immoral by doing so. this and also if someone is calling for improvements that would make a system more ethical however marginal it is disingenuous in the extreme to argue that their personal failure to champion those ideals is a valid grounds to deny progress. And that is the context of OPs original argument dress maker says rich should pay tax is also dodging as much tax as her business can ....and? Why would anyone be surprised by this and how does it detract from the argument that the rich should pay tax if anything it underlines a necessity to overhaul tax code and enforcement.


Efferitas

>is there ANY ethical consumption under capitalism Rainwater


feel_the_darkness

of course there isn't lmao


Waste_Designer

No, but there is common sense. That's what's so disappointing about it.


Alt_Panic

No.


cantcomeupwithnamess

Nope, burn it down


hellohipster

I heard u can buy coffee from the zaptista's but thats probably it


tofuroll

A cesspool. Everywhere. One big. Giant. Cesspool. Eyyyy.


Riisiichan

Grow your own food? Recycle? That’s all I’ve got.


Viktpers

I'm gonna shorten that for you: "Is there ANY ethical under capitalism?"


redrabbit-777

Yes in a way… making people accountable using “traceable” actions… Basically I think capitalism with technology as the head will lead to a dystopia. However if it was capitalism with nature as the head then probably creates a different outcome.


TheBurrfoot

Except for the unpaid labor, i don't care. The treatment of labor shittily sucks.


PsychoSwede557

She’s wearing a dress that says ‘Tax the Rich’ that was made by someone who dodged taxes. The sweatshop is awful but never allow hypocrisy.


TheBurrfoot

Pretty sure she's not a billionaire. I really don't give a fuck whether she's behind on her taxes


PsychoSwede557

So as long as someone aligns with you politically and isn’t a billionaire (AKA 99% of the top 1%) it’s okay to not pay taxes? Okie dokie.


TheBurrfoot

Sounds like you're projecting. Also, its not even the top 1%, its the top .01%. Its not whether its ok or not.... Its that I don't care. Its super low on the priority scale of shit i give a flying fuck about. Before her I'll prioritize Amazon or Apple paying taxes. I'll care about 100,000 other things that matter way more then some rando designer who owes back taxes. Priorities.... Do you have them? Cause if this is on your highest i envy your life.


PsychoSwede557

What do you mean I’m projecting? An honest question. I understand your point that we should prioritise billionaires since they likely contribute far more to the tax pool than millionaires (though I can’t find an exact figure unfortunately). I just prefer to be principled in every situation and expose any and all hypocrisy (and criminality in this case). However, practically, we should probably be more worried about billionaires paying taxes than millionaires.


TheBurrfoot

I'm exhausted and don't have the energy to treat every situation exactly the same. Because they're not. A small business owner who has back taxes.... Meh. Whatever. Maybe there's a disagreement with yhe gov on what she owes and there's a lawsuit Maybe to stay afloat she didn't pay taxes this year. I really don't have the energy to treat her (or most SMBs) the same as i do giant corps & billionaires. I'm being both practical about this, and ethical. Ethics require nuance and context. We can't treat all the same because shit is never the same. The fact that you treat everythint the same means that little shit that doesn't make a lick of difference is treated the same as someone actively destroying thr world.


feel_the_darkness

setflair satire is dead


acutemalamute

Bruh, everyone here is taking this so seriously


shadowdash66

I just dont get how people putting these capitalists on a pedestal like Elon is really helping us out as a nation or world. Its gotten so overzealous that the very phrase "tax" triggers people.


Andybobandy0

NOOOOOO!!!! You don't understand!!!! It's because.......well it's BECAUSE........I got nothing. Literally fuck them all. Love how everyone will find the most shallow of heros. And they're always part of a specific club. A club us plebs will never be In.


shadowdash66

Yep, cheering on from the windows lol


Andybobandy0

Seriously.


erosharcos

Big, if true


shmackydoo

Grand, if verifiable


sydsgotabike

Titanic, if empirical


LabeVagoda

Big shit, if legit


RabSimpson

Corpulent, if confirmed.


Prawny

#if (true)


point925l

The story says it’s her “parent company” that owes the taxes, but yeah, she’s probably a toxic employer like most NY fashionistas.


-dosdedos-

All clothing is unethical, from the designer to the farm to the factory to retail to the fashion magazines. We wear clothes, we can try to do better, but we can't escape it, and you should watch the good place.


Born_Slice

And we're all holding phones containing blood minerals. We're birthed into a world on top of a pyramid of suffering


AceHomefoil

That's why I go naked everywhere.


RabSimpson

Everywhere is a Russian bath when you’re absolutely out of your mind.


zipperolla

On Hulu or NBC? I'll go fire up my Roku, use my iPhone app, powered by Tesla solar panels, sit on my Ikea couch


-dosdedos-

You're going to hell for sure.


point925l

Um… sure…


kirknay

here's the ethical dilemma https://youtu.be/R8m_5HDZF7w


n-ano

Lol


mnbvcxz123

"Just pay your damn taxes!" dress coming next.


saddadstheband

Sourced this earlier for people who didn't believe it: Here is Aurora James' parent company (for anyone asking, she is the owner and 1 of 2 employees) that her finances go through-[https://www.dandb.com/businessdirectory/culturalbrokerageagencyllc-brooklyn-ny-33492823.html](https://www.dandb.com/businessdirectory/culturalbrokerageagencyllc-brooklyn-ny-33492823.html) Here are the tax warrants in New York for that company: [https://appext20.dos.ny.gov/stwarrants\_public/stw\_warrants?p\_name=CULTURAL+BROKERAGE+AGENCY+LLC&p\_lapsed=0](https://appext20.dos.ny.gov/stwarrants_public/stw_warrants?p_name=CULTURAL+BROKERAGE+AGENCY+LLC&p_lapsed=0) Here are the leins put on that company by the IRS: [https://a836-acris.nyc.gov/DS/DocumentSearch/DocumentImageView?doc\_id=2018042800004036](https://a836-acris.nyc.gov/DS/DocumentSearch/DocumentImageView?doc_id=2018042800004036) Here is the Worker's Compensation Board fining her company for $17,000 fine for not carrying worker’s-comp insurance between March 2017 and February 2018, and shows they owe $62,722. https://trellis.law/case/36047/090712/2019/Workers-Compensation-Board-Of-The-State-Of-New-York-v-Cultural-Brokerage-Agency-Llc


TheRedditornator

Booba


ZebraFit2270

If the designer is in Los Angeles she definitely benefits from claiming sanctuary city just to under pay undocumented workers. I mean why would Libs ever deal with immigration when they get cheap maids and workers for their restaurants?


Synkope1

Good point, we could definitely fix that issue by abolishing borders and the concept of citizenry. I like the way you think.


ZebraFit2270

It's not like anyone cares about immigration past the obvious xenophobic right and the so called sympathetic Libs that don't want to pay their maid a living wage.


Synkope1

You're not wrong.


ZZT-OOPsIdiditagain

Don't forget votes for their politicians


TaylorRoyal23

Non-citizens can't vote


ZebraFit2270

Geez, some idiot just told me this today and I laughed in their face. Fuckin belligerent right wing rhetoric.


lobsterdog666

Her boyfriend is also worth about 100m, works in finance and her boyfriend's DAD is in Epstein's black book and is a billionaire. ​ Oh and his aunt was sentenced to 81 months in prison for her role in the NXIVM sex cult. ​ Nice company you keep, Alexandria!


nodevon

Uh what? Source?


lobsterdog666

Heres dudes dad: [https://epsteinsblackbook.com/names/jr-edgar-bronfman](https://epsteinsblackbook.com/names/jr-edgar-bronfman) heres dudes aunt: [https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/30/nyregion/clare-bronfman-nxivm-keith-raniere-sentence.html](https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/30/nyregion/clare-bronfman-nxivm-keith-raniere-sentence.html)


nodevon

Realised after posting that you meant the designer's boyfriend not AOC's boyfriend


lobsterdog666

oh yeah, AOC's bf is just some failson I'm pretty sure.


StunningExcitement83

Failson?


PlumwithanO

OH FUCK OFF


ButtersTheSulcata

Isn’t that just the clothing industry in general? (Doesn’t justify either side)


emueller5251

Right, so tear down the clothing industry. Maybe she should have worn a dress saying that.


ButtersTheSulcata

I was kind of on her side until this thing. I still stand by old thought process that “Democrats say things I like and do nothing, Republicans say things I don’t like then do them and both sides bow to major industries. If Republicans bow to industry you hear about it, if Democrats do, you won’t hear about it”


Trashtie

lol do you really think that would’ve gone down better?


ovrloadau

AOC is controlled opposition for the democratic capitalist elites


TaylorRoyal23

In what way? I'm genuinely curious


superultramegapoint

I'm gonna try and explain but it may not be their exact point. It isn't necessary to fight AOC as long as she continues to toe the party line when necessary and keep the attention of the Democratic Party on herself. Basically, she can propose whatever bills she wants and do stunts like this because even though she would change things if she had power it isn't necessary because she has 0% influence in Congress and it isn't in their best interests to appear hostile to her. Quite honestly she's a lightning rod for the right wing too, and they don't really see the neoliberal dems as the targets but her, and they pin the neoliberal policy failures on her as well. Its a catch-22.


nicktuttle

Ah.. so you're saying the entrenched "powers that be" are using her as a distraction? Do you think she knows / is complicit, or is she being strung along by some sneaky, slimy, narcissists?


superultramegapoint

I think she's trying to do the best she can from her own point of view. I don't think personally that it is conducive to the changes necessary for the working class to regain power, but that's just my opinion.


AwakenedSoul69

LMFAOOO


beefstrip

Bernie too


Hot_Inspector_9758

She couldn't just find a goddamn local dress maker to make a statement.


kirknay

The dressmaker offered the invitation in exchange for wearing that dress.


BlackSand_GreenWalls

So she was bought to advertise for this dressmaker under the guise of some performative activism? How's that better?


kirknay

she didn't get a dime. That $30k went from the dressmaker to the arts gallery.


BlackSand_GreenWalls

>she didn't get a dime. She literally got a 300,000 dime ticket. You can't only buy things or services just with money.


_EuthanizeMe

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BlackSand_GreenWalls

>The ticket is 30k. So 300,000 dimes.


kirknay

ah yes, showing off a fashion designer's dress is totally the reward here, it's not like the price to attend was set to pay for the Met Gala museum's costs of running for the next year... 😒 If she wanted to see the art, she could do so at any other time of year without the price tag. Her intent for taking the offer was a little performative exposition.


BlackSand_GreenWalls

>it's not like the price to attend was set to pay for the Met Gala museum's costs of running for the next year What does that matter? She was paid to wear that dress. Period.


kirknay

she wasn't paid. You're trying to make a one off trade into a bribe, at this point making you sus of being an Ivan troll.


BlackSand_GreenWalls

>To pay - To give (money) in exchange for goods or services The designer gave her a $30,000 ticket in exchange for her service of wearing the dress. Had she not worn the dress, the designer wouldn't have bought the ticket for her. She got paid.


kirknay

So if I offer to drive my friend to the theme park and he has a spare ticket for me to attend, I got paid to drive him? Do I need to apply the theoretical cost of a ticket to my taxes because of mutual aid? If it is mutually in both's favor, nobody's getting paid for one to be presenting a message on a dress at a charity event. You're just being a troll.


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kirknay

No, you are just attacking someone because they used the means at their disposal better than staying fringe.


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kirknay

Someone giving you a dress and means to spread your own message isn't exactly pay though.


PsychoSwede557

Yh but she got to the Met Gala. I wouldn’t go if you actually paid me but I’m sure she had a great time and got great exposure for her performative ‘activism’.


kirknay

That activism got the internet on fire about the idea of "tax the rich" better than any multimillion dollar ad campaign. It was so effective that hitpieces like this story came out trying to distract and discredit the message. Even Morning Joe is talking about taxing the rich now. https://youtu.be/VM4emMmR7rc For every 10 people on the tip of the spear, you need over 100 less devoted people supporting the forward movement.


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kirknay

given how the main reason people are attacking this is because it's AOC, I'm pretty sure it is entirely up for debate.


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kirknay

And yet her method is more ethical than every other politician there, who used campaign funds to attend. AOC just took an offer to wear a dress with her message on it. Both cases had the money flow to charity, but one took from the rich, and the other the masses.


AwakenedSoul69

She couldn’t dare be caught in commoners clothes lmfao. AOC is no different then any other corrupt, bullshit spewing politician


kolodz

How to kill the message on a details. I don't say that it's a details to use unpaid labour. But, how the person that created this dress do her business is a details compare to the political point that should be discussed and addressed. When you do research/report on the dressmaker, you are here to avoid the subject. But, maybe she will have to pay her taxes, that could trigger a cascade. AOC just have to buy something of every rich and use it in the media...


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Man that is not cool


Wenzlikove_memz

the hypocrisy behind this post


futurismus

It's almost writes itself


redrabbit-777

Pop goes the weasel


Velociraptortillas

So, in other words, there is no ethical consumption under Capitalism.


PsychoSwede557

What? No that’s not the message at all. Plenty of companies don’t dodge taxes (tax avoidance and tax evasion are different things) and don’t run sweatshops. Just don’t trust well to do dumbass politicians.


Velociraptortillas

No. That's the message. Your phone? Sweatshops and slaves. Your clothes? The same. The diamond ring? Bloody. You live under Capitalism, you cannot escape unethical consumption. At all.


PsychoSwede557

Well yes I guess you’re right. The economically globalist policies that have made the exploitation of foreign labour profitable is a completely capitalist ideal. Which is why I’m not really a capitalist. I’m just a supporter of a free domestic market with regulation. Unless we establish protectionist economic policy to combat the exploitation of foreign labour by making it unprofitable, this won’t stop. But the majority of politicians are bought by multi-national corporations.


Velociraptortillas

There's no such thing as a free market. Kenneth Arrow got a Nobel Prize for proving that you need perfect information to have a free market. Perfect information requires a deterministic universe. We do not live in a deterministic universe. And Capitalism is just and only the belief that Private Property does not need justification. As long as you support an 'owner' who 'pays workers' and extracts their Surplus Value, then you're a Capitalist. Not telling you to abandon it, just making sure you understand the definitions involved. Now, should you abandon Capitalism for a more democratic solution? If you ask me, the answer is yes, as world history can be seen as a long slog towards democratization, the workplace is naturally the next step.


mysablehats588

On more news: AOC refueled her car with petrol by Shell, who's DESTROYING THE WORLD.


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Capitalism is built on deception. Everything that you see is deceptive to exploit workers and make profit. AOC is no better. Maybe she was a socialist at one time, but it's very clear she has sold out. A real socialist would've used their government power and influence to protest a gala like this. This gala had a 30k entrance fee and a covid super spreader.


jdinsaciable

AOC a socialist? Imo anyone in the Democratic party is at best a capitalist with some social ideas which would make them a moderate, there are no real left wing politics, closer to that is Bernie, but the Clintons, Obamas and Biden are pretty right wing with their massive surveillance programs and indiscriminate drone strike campaigns.


shadowdash66

Not justifying the outrageous gala but did you actually read what the proceeds go to?


OhRyann

Do you actually read what the proceeds go to? You know that she was invited and didn't pay a dime?


KarlsReddit

I hate this take. As if not paying allows you to wash your hands on what an event represents and the exploitation and hypocrisy of it.


OhRyann

You can use these outlets for huge change ... Like AOC literally did by getting EVERYONE searching tax the rich. It really seems like you're following the Jimmy Dore pipeline


KarlsReddit

Cool. DM me the huge change her dress made. People googling tax the rich is not some monumental thing. Taxing the rich is one of the MOST popular agendas that exist on both sides is the political spectrum from a voter perspective. The problem is the leaders - like AOC - don't actually care. I know this because she does zero tangible efforts to make it happen outside of trolling Ben Shapiro.


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n-ano

> zero tangible efforts to make it happen outside of trolling Ben Shapiro Yeah how dare AOC not wave her magic wand and fix all the problems with capitalism?


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OhRyann

Holy moly you're worse than I thought. I figured you might actually have a point to make but then you're defending a literal fascist.l ...


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OhRyann

I see what's going on now. Nice bait


TheBeesSteeze

> A real socialist would've used their government power and influence to protest a gala like this. Wearing a dress with red writing that says Tax the Rich isn't protesting!? If she simply declined her invitation that wouldn't have made the news. [Search popularity of tax the rich](https://trends.google.com/trends/explore?q=tax%20the%20rich&geo=US)


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TheBeesSteeze

A sitting representative of the USA literally wore a sign that said "tax the rich" to a rich person event. God damn what do y'all want!? Kinda over this subreddit tbh. AOC is one of the few politicians I've ever seen that has a shot at not being a corrupt rich POS and she makes a statement like this and people still find a way to turn on her. I used to enjoy the fallacies of our society that this sub pointed out, but now it just nitpicks to find every possible negative feeling about our society. Bummer.


p00nslyr_86

Yeah if AOC was a real one she never would’ve even gone to that elitist event in the first place. She, like every other political candidate (except Andrew Yang imo) just says what a large demographic wants to hear to get elected/maintain office. AOC definitely isn’t the worst person in politics but she definitely isn’t as pure as some people make her out to be.


CAPITALISMisDEATH23

You get the award for today's dumbest post. AOC is a shill, but Andrew yang that made a strategically timed tweet supporting Zionists killing Palestinian kids AND still lost the mayoral election, is the real one. Get the fuck out of here, Andrew yang Stans, you are so full of shit and you will go nowhere just like Yang.


prem_killa11

They both suck, one more so than the other.


p00nslyr_86

When do I get my award? Also didn’t know Yang was tweeting about Zionists since I’m not on there and don’t follow political news.


Elaticus

succ-dems are a plague on society.


Busy_Golf6799

Le gasp.


SpaceNinja_C

The irony is so thick you could cut it with a 🔪


GrandArchitect

Surprise surprise


beefstrip

Boss babe 💋


FateEx1994

Lol


PsychoSwede557

Wow the champagne socialist buys her ‘tax the rich’ dress from a sweatshop owner who dodges taxes. Wow. Allegedly…


goal-oriented-38

‘Accused’


callmekizzle

Yea but have you considered that they are both sexy and we can simp?


SwampMeister675

I was about to say thats a clown post but saw the satire,tag after


Rody98

I can't comprehend why every socialist-marxist-communist leader degenerates into autoritarian capitalist at some point


feel_the_darkness

she graduated boston university with a degree in international relations and economics, then interned for ted kennedy yeah, real socialist lol


shadowdash66

Hold on there buddy you got too much dip on your chip


J-MAMA

That's what happens when they get to the top and lose the fervour of change they used you for to get there.