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|12-01-2012, 05:08 PM||#1|
All Living is Local
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Agorism FTW!
Detroit, Flint Invalidate Voter's Choice
TPTB have dug in their heels, rather than follow in Ann Arbor's footsteps.
What recourse do the citizens have? They can appeal to neither the state nor FedGov, since both entities would side with the city council.
It will be interesting to see a suit filed in any branch of the court system. The judge will have a hot potato in his hands.
Where's this headed? How will it be resolved? Any guesses?
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Economics puts parameters on people’s utopias. ~Peter Boettke
The 'social contract' is to the politician what 'original sin' is to the priest. ~Don
The vision of the helpful and protective state is the most pervasive and counter-productive ideology in the world today. ~Don
The State represents violence in a concentrated and organized form. ~Mahatma Gandhi
The executive of the modern state is nothing but a committee for managing the common affairs of the whole bourgeoisie.~Karl Marx
I tend to blame the Feds for Don, actually.
If they'd get it right, we wouldn't need Don pointing out that they'd gotten it wrong.
|12-01-2012, 06:38 PM||#2|
AW's Foremost Intellectual (AWFI)
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Fleeing the Cylon Tyranny...
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I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death. --Thomas Hobbes
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|12-01-2012, 10:11 PM||#3|
"Assume Good Intentions"
Join Date: May 2007
Location: between the 1 and the 0
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|12-05-2012, 04:24 AM||#4|
the philosophical pegasus
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: In the land of dragons
Here's a hint for the people of those cities, vote out the mayor and put someone else in that will follow through with this, and make it known that if he doesn't, his ass will be out quickly as well.
"There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance." - Socrates
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