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The Tunnel People That Live Under The Streets Of America

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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-04-12/guest-post-tunnel-people-live-under-streets-america

Did you know that there are thousands upon thousands of homeless people that are living underground beneath the streets of major U.S. cities? It is happening in Las Vegas, it is happening in New York City and it is even happening in Kansas City. As the economy crumbles, poverty in the United States is absolutely exploding and so is homelessness.

In addition to the thousands of "tunnel people" living under the streets of America, there are also thousands that are living in tent cities, there are tens of thousands that are living in their vehicles and there are more than a million public school children that do not have a home to go back to at night. The federal government tells us that the recession "is over" and that "things are getting better", and yet poverty and homelessness in this country continue to rise with no end in sight. So what in the world are things going to look like when the next economic crisis hits?

The US is going all futurama...

Will we see these cities force out these people from the sewers? That's going to be interesting TV.

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I've often wondered, why don't these people just go and set up camp in the wilderness?

Sure, they'd have to hunt for food and it would be a pretty frugal existence but they'd have their dignity.

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I've often wondered, why don't these people just go and set up camp in the wilderness?

Sure, they'd have to hunt for food and it would be a pretty frugal existence but they'd have their dignity.

There is, surprisingly, not much actual wilderness in the US. Most land in America is owned either by the US government or by the super rich - the super rich own vast tracts of the US. Our Queen is supposedly one of them - always nice to have somewhere to flee to in event of an uprising I guess.

So you can basically be moved on, arrested or shot if you hang around bits of the American wilderness.

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There is, surprisingly, not much actual wilderness in the US. Most land in America is owned either by the US government or by the super rich - the super rich own vast tracts of the US. Our Queen is supposedly one of them - always nice to have somewhere to flee to in event of an uprising I guess.

So you can basically be moved on, arrested or shot if you hang around bits of the American wilderness.

Interesting, I didn't realise that. I always thought the US was pretty much wilderness with cities around the edges.

They could always try Canada I guess, or defecting to Cuba.

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Interesting, I didn't realise that. I always thought the US was pretty much wilderness with cities around the edges.

It is, much like the UK, however that wilderness is still owned by someone.

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There is, surprisingly, not much actual wilderness in the US. Most land in America is owned either by the US government or by the super rich - the super rich own vast tracts of the US. Our Queen is supposedly one of them - always nice to have somewhere to flee to in event of an uprising I guess.

So you can basically be moved on, arrested or shot if you hang around bits of the American wilderness.

Would the US govt evict then if you tried living wilderness that it owns?

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  • 242 Brexit, House prices and Summer 2020

    1. 1. Including the effects Brexit, where do you think average UK house prices will be relative to now in June 2020?


      • down 5% +
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