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Corruption and meanness in local government

I was recently asked a question: Can a city’s water department mess with the water meters? My answer was, to put it mildly, a bit on the bitter side.  I speak from experience, about local government in general, and from … Continue reading

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The Rot is Ubiquitous: government-run, tax-supported schools in 2016

By Nathan Barton Most of us know the common wisdom regarding apples: the proverb that says, “the rotten apple spoils the barrel.” In the old days (before wooden crates, which came before cardboard crates), apples were shipped from (or by) … Continue reading

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