On Friday, August 31, 2012 8:39:12 AM UTC-4, Stephen Paul King wrote: > > > ACK! I do not ever wish to get into this briar-patch! We could > endlessly site particular studies of particular circumstances, but I > thought that we where considering big picture concepts. My mistake. My > opinion is that whatever the particular intensions might be, we can judge > by the results whether or not a policy is worth keeping. >
I agree, but how can you tell what isn't working when everything that matters is getting worse? I say we should experiment with different policies in different regions and compare them scientifically. Let people move to where they feel most at home. > Our current system is obviously imperfect, but is perfection even > possible? > That was the point, I don't think that anyone is suggesting perfection at all. Progressive views are just that: progress-ive. Try to make things less horrible for more people. Craig -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msg/everything-list/-/Y6f3b7St7k0J. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.