The result is a skyrocketing homeless population and a threat of a mass exodus to other cities and states. . . . For all the fretting by city officials about this exodus, there doesn’t seem to be any acknowledgement that the city’s taxes and job-killing policies may also have something to do with it. New York will always have a high concentration of wealthy people who can afford whatever the housing market throws at them. But as in California, New York’s blue policies have contributed to the creation of a city where increasingly only the very wealthy can afford to live.”
You’re welcome to move here, so long as you don’t start agitating for the same policies that drove you out.
Unfortunately, they always do exactly that. The reason for this is simple: The essense of the left is a complete inability to take responsibility for anything. In fact, it actively seeks ways to move responsibility somewhere, anywhere, else.
Thus it is simply impossible for a leftist to think that they and their policies might have been responsible for the collapse of their previous locales and the necessity of relocating to a new one.