Brian’s Column: Walmart Syndrome

WalmartFriend or foe of citizen empowerment?

Here’s a conundrum (a puzzle with no easy solution) for you:

What’s wrong with a mass-merchandising giant bulldozing one of its dollar-days aircraft hangars and 1/2-square-mile runways into the countrysides of the world?  With Walmart you “always get the lowest price. Always.” Continue reading