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Tuesday, November 5, 2013
SSB taxes in Mexico
Today's Times op-ed from abroad features a wry assault on taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages in Mexico by novelist David Toscana. My favorite line: "Yes, we know we should disinfect water, filter and boil it, but it is easier to buy it in a bottle — maybe with some carbonation and sugar."