December 17, 2019

Free Marketers Can’t Read

Reactions to my posting of this story in The Market Urbanism Report and #atxurbanists Facebook groups seems to prove free marketers (“market urbanists”) can’t/won’t focus on reality if they can condescendingly point out argumentative flaws (or become distracted by red herring comparisons) instead:

Note that the second argument they make is that the article — merely pointing out the massive increase in Austin rent costs over the last ten years — is alarmist” and irrelevant.”