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Old March 29th, 2012, 02:57 PM   #47 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ElasticNinja View Post
There will always be people who dont know/dont care. People power can work, but it seems to fail with regards to foods and consumer goods more often than not (Not that I've statistics, heh).
If the people don't care, why should the government? Like you said, they're supposed to represent the people...

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Thats fair enough! And sometimes the industry will take action themselves - but if you want to prevent it more permanently, you're looking at government intervention. If something like that is so prevelant, then I would reckon the tempatation will always be there for those who want to make a quick buck.
The government typically is quick to overreact to a situation and then do nothing to fix their own mistakes. I'd rather have the government stay out of it. They tend to do more harm than good.
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