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Spontaneous Order Experiments Take Hold in Detroit

The citizens fight crime on their own while the city tackles unauthorized park benches.

"As Detroit’s call-it-anything-but-bankruptcy budget crisis drags on and the city government is unable to provide the most basic of services, residents have discovered an alternative to lawless anarchy: cooperative anarchy!"

"When the system fails us, you have to become the system," said Mitch Logan, a 48-year-old film producer who is part of a self-dubbed "Mower Gang" that mows neighborhood parks after they've finished their own yards.


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Is losing.

It was probably the pandas.

Good article.

When government fails to provide services, anarchy results. Volunteers will come together to provide the most efficient solutions to a problem.

+1 bump


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