Posted 08 May 2012 - 01:54 PM
"Canada" had black slavery, its just that ball never got to get rolling much because what later became Canada was barely getting started when the British Empire banned slavery.
Anyway, I spent my day in Compton, Watts and East L.A. the other day and would rather live even in those over Surrey, no joke. All of those places seem a lot better than they used to be.
OTOH I was shocked about how much appearant decay there is in some of the more expensive neighborhoods, you've got these massive estates with wrought iron gates, statues and reflecting pools and all of that, which cost like $25K a month to rent and who knows how much to buy, and half of them are crumbling.
"The American people will never knowingly adopt Socialism. But under the name of 'liberalism' they will adopt every fragment of the Socialist program, until one day America will be a Socialist nation, without knowing how it happened."