Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
China to make Another Ghost City? Will Bulldoze 700 Mountains for it!
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:NoChance 18131262:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NzUxX0U4M0NFRUU4] [quote:Anonymous Coward 28008747:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NjcyXzQyQzFCN0U3] [quote:NoChance 18131262:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NjI0X0Q2RDVFNjk3] [quote:Anonymous Coward 28008747:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NTU4XzkyNjQ4MjIy] [quote:NoChance 18131262:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NTM2XzIzODYwOEEz] [quote:Anonymous Coward 28008747:MV8yMDc0MTIzXzM0OTE1NTA5Xzk4MTQ0NkYx] If you don't like the forced relocations, then you should like the plan to bulldoze hills in Lanzhou rather than more fertile areas. Because anywhere more fertile, those hills would have many people living on each one, probably terrace-farming the hillsides. That's the thing with various complaints about China. They're damned if they do and damned if they don't. They have less resources than we do, more people, and a history of non-expansionism and they're doing the best with what they have. Why all the complaining? [/quote] They also have a grand contempt of nature. They just dont give a fuck. This will be changed the hard way. [/quote] Please explain wtf you are talking about. They have about 1.2 billion people on that land, could we handle that many here in the USA? [/quote] They got themselves into it. They got to get themselves out of it in a more respectful way to nature. But since that is not their way of life then their fate is sealed. China was better off when most rode around on bicycles. Now they all want cars. That is NOT progress. That is a death sentence. Contempt for nature is suicide. That is something all countries on Earth must realize. That is the main reason the world is headed to their destiny of doom. [/quote] It was Mao Zedong's insane policy to reward women for having many children, after there were already 400 million people in the country. They've been dealing with the aftermath ever since. And by the way, there's no restriction on saying that Mao made very bad mistakes. Everyone agrees on that. There's an almost reflexive fear of letting the government have too much power in one man's hands and letting that happen again. So, do you go everywhere by bicycle? Why not? Is hyper-environmentalism only good for those other people? Did Chinese have a famous contempt for nature when they were riding bicycles and we were driving gas guzzler cars? [/quote] What's "hyper" about it ? Where do you live on mars or on the moon ? You live right here on Earth. The ONLY place we know of that can support life. If there is another place in the universe we will never get to it anyway so this is it for us. There is NOTHING "hyper" about it. It is respect and that is the end of that. This is something ALL countries on Earth must learn. Not just China. It is our destiny to learn it. Respect for life MUST be across the board or there are horrible consequences to learn. Doom is as natural for a global society as is the air, food and water. ALL life on Earth must live here in balance or there is imbalance and that imbalance leads to doom. It is really a very simple equation of life. [/quote]
China's biggest construction firms will spend £2.2bn to flatten 700 mountains levelling the area Lanzhou, allowing developers to build a new metropolis
The project will be China's fifth "state-level development zone" and the first in the country's rapidly developing interior. Others: Shanghai's Pudong and Tianjin's Binhai,
home to an unfinished, 120-building replica of Manhattan.
Liu Fuyuan, former high-level official at the country's National Development and Reform Commission, said project was unsuitable because Lanzhou is listed as among China's most water-scarce municipalities. "The most important thing is to gather people in places where there is water,"
so, ok, let bulldoze 700 mountains where there is no water.
link to english.cntv.cn
link to finance.ninemsn.com.au
China will flatten 700 mountains to make way for a new desert metropolis in what is believed to be one of the biggest mountain moving projects in the country's history.
Last year the World Health Organisation named Lanzhou one of China's most polluted cities with the worst air pollution and a shortage of water.
link to now.msn.com
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
Google to cut ties with rightwing lobby group over climate change 'lies'
World Supply of Ebola Drug Depleted.
Rapidly mutating Ebola virus would kill 1.2 million people if it goes airborne
Scientists create shape-shifting metal.
UFO captured on video outside International Space Station?
8 Reasons to Expect Massive Muslim Awakening
ISIS: ‘You will not feel secure even in your bedrooms’
Public university required students to submit sexual history or face disciplinary action
The Georgia Guidestones Have Officially Been Updated with the Year 2014
CIA brags about media manipulation and more
Why Is the USDA Buying Submachine Guns?
Woman Has Surgey To Add 3rd Breast
New Environmental Interest: Pee-Cycling (Yes, It Is What It Sounds Like)
Share a Coke With WHO!? Has Coca-Cola Gone Too Far With This One?
Get ready: Biblical 'Shemitah' begins this week - rabbi warns America of God's 7-year judgments
Fox News priest demands government ban Satanic masses ‘in the name of free speech
Tax refunds will be cut for Obamacare recipients.
Liberals OUTRAGED at Gun Company’s ‘Presidential’ Name for New Product
Secret weapon to take over America revealed
CDC says combining the annual FluShot with other vaccines raises risk of febrile seizure in kids
Fox News Conspiracy About Undocumented Immigrants Voting Gets Debunked By Its Own Contributor
Food stamp system to go down across New York this weekend
Mutated Ebola virus could spread like flu, says Purdue University biologist
Cameras to Detect ‘Abnormal’ Behavior
West Virginia cops tout major bust for illegal ginseng harvesting
We're dropping truth bombs like it's the end of days!
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd.
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2014 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.004s (3 queries)