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MercutioATC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-05-05 10:41 AM
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15. That's my point. We don't "house" them anywhere...
...they live where they can afford to live. It's a simple question of means.

As long as land has value, the poor will occupy the less valuable land. We don't "do" that to them, it's a function of relative values. Without moving to a completely communistic system (where the value of everything is artificially the same) I don't see this canging....nor do I see it as something that should change.
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  -New meme; 9th Ward shouldn't be rebuilt (but wealthy sections okay) Atman  Oct-05-05 09:52 AM   #0 
  - kinda like eminent domain...but without the nasty court battles. (nt)  ret5hd   Oct-05-05 09:54 AM   #1 
  - yes, I was very suspicious at geographically far-flung evacuees.  Lerkfish   Oct-05-05 09:55 AM   #2 
  - Why?  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:15 AM   #9 
     - They didn't choose their destinations, those were choices made by FEMA  Lerkfish   Oct-05-05 10:16 AM   #10 
        - I think FEMA just put people where they could.  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:20 AM   #11 
           - I'm disturbed by the whole process...  Lerkfish   Oct-05-05 10:25 AM   #12 
              - I don't think anything was done WELL...  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:36 AM   #14 
  - Government works for some, but not for others.  The Backlash Cometh   Oct-05-05 09:57 AM   #3 
  - The world over, the wealthy build on the high ground...  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 09:58 AM   #4 
  - Let's not confuse fact with logic.  sfexpat2000   Oct-05-05 10:06 AM   #6 
     - I believe you're putting the cart before the horse...  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:11 AM   #8 
        - Well, parse it if you must.  sfexpat2000   Oct-05-05 10:32 AM   #13 
           - That's my point. We don't "house" them anywhere...  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:41 AM   #15 
              - Communistic values?  sfexpat2000   Oct-05-05 04:52 PM   #16 
              - Those weren't my words.  MercutioATC   Oct-05-05 10:22 PM   #17 
              - Then, I respectfully disagree with you.  sfexpat2000   Oct-06-05 08:28 PM   #18 
                 - Some issues with that:  MercutioATC   Oct-07-05 01:21 AM   #19 
  - It gets even worse. These people aren't going to be allowed to  sfexpat2000   Oct-05-05 10:00 AM   #5 
  - Then they shouldn't rebuild any where else along the Gulf Coast  DoYouEverWonder   Oct-05-05 10:08 AM   #7 
 

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