2. (2013 March) Opinion: Why All Progressives Should Support a Land Value Tax

Why all progressives should support a land value tax
Through no effort of their own, landowners reap a £100bn annual windfall. Caroline Lucas’s bill shows the way towards a moral capitalism.
By David Cooper (New Statesman)

Churchill knew that landowners cannot change the value of a plot of land. Its value depends only on location and size. Is it near a station? A park? Good schooling? All of these factors are determined by the community, not the landowner.

http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2013/02/why-all-progressives-should-support-land-value-tax

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