This land is my land

Carpenter, Betsy
March 1994
U.S. News & World Report;3/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 10, p65
Examines how environmentalism is colliding with the rights of property owners. Burgeoning force on the political landscape known as the property rights movement; Fierce convictions that Americans hold about private property and individual liberty; Credo that the government should compensate landowners any time green regulations lower the value of property; Historic perspectives; Specific cases being disputed; Question of balancing private rights with the public good.


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