This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government
Petition End government funding for all charities.
A "charity" which receives taxpayer funding is simply not a charity. In light of the Kids Company scandal it is fair to say that a symbiotic relationship between gov. and charities is unhelpful and innappropriate. Taxpayer funding turns charities into unaccountable Quangos. This is morally wrong.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-33376467 - Kids Company has, allegedly, repeatedly mishandled taxpayer money.
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