How I Became a Friend of Polluters


Bob Ewing at the Institute for Justice points out that Chuck Repke, a reader of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, has revealed the true motive of my recent column about eminent domain abuse in Ohio: "What radical capitalists like Sullum want is to stop cities from going after polluters and the brownfields (polluted urban areas) they have left behind." I did not realize that was what I wanted, but I do kinda like pollution. Doesn't every good capitalist?