A progressive labor slate has won a historic legislative victory, overturning the traditional Democratic machine.
John Lindsay’s New York—and what it can teach us about neglected urban problems.
Ignoring the signs of dire need, the government is slashing its housing budget.
The Complete Streets movement is helping city residents reimagine their roads.
How the World Trade Center turned Manhattan into a planned community.
On MSNBC, Melissa Harris-Perry praises a Detroit program that provides free and reduced-priced homes to police officers.
"Even somebody like me can learn how to fight."
Numerous cities are littered with “downtown catalysts” that failed to catalyze.
An unlikely grassroots coalition is keeping residents in their homes, one property at a time.
The Obama-Boehner budget's ban on abortion funding for DC is a stark reminder that district residents still aren't treated as equals in American democracy.