Battle For Brooklyn

The Show-Me Institute and nextSTL present a free advance screening of the Battle for Brooklyn, a documentary about the abuse of eminent domain to make way for luxury housing and a stadium.

The screening will be held:
Monday, April 23
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
The Luminary Center for the Arts
 

PLEASE RSVP AT: http://showmeinstitute.org/eminent-domain-apr12

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Aerotropolis: More Like Boondoggleopolis

Aerotropolis is a subsidy sandwich, designed to benefit big developers. It subsidizes building warehouses when there is already space readily available and ignores the economic realities of what really makes a major cargo hub fly.

For more details on the Aerotropolis Boondoggleopolis  please read the full case study from the Show-Me Institute.

Looks like I picked the wrong week to expect the Missouri General Assembly to stop giving government handouts to their buddies.