January 2, 2011
Detroit in Ruins
Not the most cheerful way to ring in the new year, but the Guardian just published a series of provocative photographs of decaying cultural landmarks in Detroit. A bitter reminder that Detroit's problems started long before the current economic troubles. You can find the photos here.
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As I wrote on Facebook, this calls to mind Marx, and then Schumpeter (although I prefer the former to the latter), on "creative destruction" in capitalism.
Posted by: Patrick S. O'Donnell | Jan 2, 2011 5:52:32 PM