Opposition to development is truly global as the UK’s Telegraph illustrates with this amazing photo. A Chinese martial arts champion is refusing to allow his home to be taken as new development surrounds him and his home is now situated in the middle of a road. I think we can say his NIMBY efforts have failed.
Stubborn Chinese home owners refuse to let ‘nail house’ be demolished
The owners of a so-called ‘nail house’ in China are refusing to let their property be bulldozed, despite it being in the middle of a road.
By Nicola Davison, Shanghai
Patrick Fox is president of The Saint Consulting Group, email: firstname.lastname@example.org