I’ve mentioned how San Antonio elected its most “progressive” city council a few years ago. It astonished me how these collectivists are so blithely unaware of the nature of their beliefs. This quote from an article about rising rents in the city is illustrative:
Homeowners also wouldn’t be allowed to sell their houses for much more than what they paid —a mechanism to prevent investors from driving up a neighborhood’s home values.
“What you’re trying to do is impede gentrification by keeping the property values low,” District 8 Councilman Manny Peláez said.
My first thought was that I always enjoy it when the mask slips – but that’s not what this is. In this case, it’s a complete lack of knowledge that they are essentially Stalinists.Published in