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BBC News – Ministers urge giving to charity at the cash machine

People could give to charity every time they use bank cards in shops or at cash machines, the government has said.

Words fail me. I was literally going to go off the deep end with this one, but I’ve reined in my expletive-laden response.

I’m all for charity. I give when I can afford to. Mr Maude, however, expects me to give every time I buy something? How about his government tries to get huge corporations to give something first, like the tax they’ve avoided paying?