Somewhere between the conventional home and the houseboat, there are entire neighborhoods of floating domiciles that are fixed to the shore but rise and fall with the water. "In the Netherlands," Yale Environment 360 reports, "they are often prefabricated, square-shaped, three-story townhouses built offsite with conventional materials." These innovations are now being mimicked elsewhere, from Norway to the Maldives, as coastal communities adapt to rising sea levels. Dutch officials, meanwhile, are currently "working to update zoning laws to make the construction of floating homes easier."
"I have never felt threatened by a single person in this town until meeting those officers and the social worker."
Floridians will bear the cost of DeSantis currying favor with immigration restrictionists.
Russian Propaganda Has Succeeded in Persuading Credulous Americans That It Poses a Grave Threat to Democracy
Alarmists are unfazed by the lack of evidence that "foreign influence campaigns" have affected public opinion or voting behavior.
The first episode paints an enslaver, plantation master, and Royalist autocrat as a leading and even celebrated agent of emancipation.
"Everybody should have an expectation that they can put a sign in their yard and speak on a certain topic," a lawyer for the couple said.