The OECD’s CRS and Trust Protectors

An exercise in doublethink?

In his bestseller, 1984, George Orwell explores a society where Big Brother, the head of the only political party, sees all and controls everything from the daily news to the rewriting of history. The party applies the concept of “doublethink,” which Orwell describes as: 

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