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Planet of Slums by tucsonmike on 9 December 2010 1:41am
 
This is a book mentioned in a Salon.com article from Monday about the decline of the United States. I know Mr. Palin has traveled the world and seen much, so I thought he might be interested in this. Much of the world will end up living in these packed urban conditions.
 
Re: Planet of Slums by suzulu on 9 December 2010 11:40am
 
Who wrote it, Mike? I am too lazy to look it up.
 
Re: Planet of Slums by Loretto on 9 December 2010 12:41pm
 
Mike Davis;
http://www.amazon.com/Planet-Slums-Mike-Davis/dp/1844670228
 
Re: Planet of Slums by Lounge Trekker on 9 December 2010 4:24pm
 
Alfred W. McCoy gives a few scenarios on this in The Huffington Post:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alfred-w-mccoy/the-decline-and-fall-of-t_1_b_792570.html

How do these 'permalinks' work, anybody know? I tried to copy it.

 
Re: Planet of Slums by tucsonmike on 10 December 2010 12:32am
 
Thanks Pete, for posting the original article.
 



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