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Corruption in Trinidad and Tobago is Below Bad

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The Prominent Color of Our Flag Is Also The Color of Our Corruption Indicator   Someone said that the reason Trinidad and Tobago is in the state that we find ourselves is because we never had to shed a drop of blood for our independence.

Blood should  not be shed to manage corruption. Denmark, Sweden, Finland and New Zeland never fought for their independence and the are at number one.

 Instead, laws should be enacted to control corruption.  The problem is not in man but in the systems he creates.  Those were the inexact words of the grand father of systems Buckminster Fuller.

Transparency International annual survey of the Corruption Perceptions Index 2013 scores 177 countries and territories on a scale from 0 (Highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). The Corruption Index, is focused on the abuse of power, secret dealings and bribery that continue to ravage societies around the world.

 What they found is that no country had a perfect score, with approximately a third of the countries s…