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|I once saw an interview with director Michael Moore of Roger & Me fame where he juxtaposed two images. One image depicted a destroyed building which had been hit by a U.S. smart bomb somewhere on the other side of the planet. In the other image were buildings in similar states of destruction here in the United States, except these structures had not been destroyed by any weapon. They were the aftermath of abandoned factories and businesses in a community. Moore's point was that purely economic decisions can have costs and lead to suffering just as destructive as any explosive dropped out of the sky. But we drive past those empty storefronts and broken buildings every day and accept it as normal.
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