Land Value Taxation Campaign

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Blog Why do we bother?

Why do we bother?

E-mail Print PDF

There was another article in the Guardian in support of LVT yesterday. This produced a torrent of the usual fatuous objections, which are well worth reading. Such is the void in understanding that it is clear that we have decades of work to do. Sometimes I wonder if it is worth bothering. If the British want to live in a country where the wealth divide is getting ever greater, to the point that serious social and political unrest is only just over the horizon, why should anyone try to stop this from happening?

Most of us in the LVT movement personally stand to lose if this policy was introduced. I don't know any poor "Georgists". We seem pretty good at understanding our own message and avoiding the worst effects of the present system of land tenure.

Read the article and comments here
 

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our Privacy Policy.

I accept cookies from this site

EU Cookie Directive Plugin Information