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Yet another case of neo-lib malaise.

In Portugal, as a "cost saving" measure public transport is being dismantled. Trains, but also buses.

The collectivist thing of public transport... it not modern, it is not individual. Trains are seen as an "expensive" anachronism from the past. The future, you see, is cars, cars cars.

Despair

by cagatacos on Tue Apr 10th, 2012 at 06:52:03 AM EST
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And putting luxury taxes on fancy cars is not allowed.

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by A swedish kind of death on Tue Apr 10th, 2012 at 07:05:16 AM EST
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Of course not, that's against the single market.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue Apr 10th, 2012 at 07:10:23 AM EST
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