Hernando de Soto had it right: Property rights underpin and and all economic development that is able to actually lift people out of poverty. Thus, the UN’s universal attack on eliminating property rights can never, ever eliminate poverty like they claim.
August 21, 2019
If the vast majority of drivers despise red-light cameras, then why do governments insist on forcing them upon us? This does little more than undermine the Rule of Law while fanning distrust and animosity.
Smart City Technocrats don’t have problems that can’t be fixed by throwing more technology fixes at them. In this particular ludicrous extreme that seeks to fix broken lives, critics can only respond, “people are not potholes.’
Ride sharing was promised to be the “sustainable” way to get people out of their cars and decrease traffic congestion and hence, pollution. It has failed on all counts and now aggravates travelers even more.
Students rejoice! Pizza delivered to your door by robot that you don’t need to tip. Starship assumes that this will really work, but they face a mountain of problems, including vandalism.
Technocrats invent because they can, without regard for ethical or moral boundaries. Just wait until life and health insurance companies get ahold of these tests to accept or deny coverage.