Monday, 18 July 2016

Quote of the Day: On scapegoats and alleged evil-doers


“The fallacy of characterising social problems as questions of evil-intentioned culprits who are identifiable and, hence, punishable, is a common mistake unfortunately not restricted to the housing crisis.”
~ Thomas Hazlett in his article ‘Rent Controls & the Housing Crisis’


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