2 thoughts on “Alt Left: Repost: Broken Windows Theory Proven”

  1. Yeah, that was Professor James Q. Wilson of UCLA and others that came up with that. Guliani used that philosophy when he was mayor of New York.

  2. I buy this but it seems there is a predicament, namely the classic “what came first, the chicken or…” one (aka, putting the cart before the horse).

    Broken windows don’t create criminals.

    Broken windows are a signaling mechanism for criminals to hover around like flies on shit.

    You can literally, theoretically, have a city with no broken windows but there would still be criminal behavior. Who would break the first window?

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