John Lindsay’s New York—and what it can teach us about neglected urban problems.
The Complete Streets movement is helping city residents reimagine their roads.
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.
The mayor's company created a “coalition” to promote its interests in the Comcast-NBC merger, proving itself an agile peddler of influence in Washington.
Wall Street is rolling in cash again, but the rest of the city is still stuck in the Great Recession.
Nation Writing Contest Winner: Students and workers pay the price in the decline of Detroit's automobile industry.
As New York City struggles with continued foreclosures, an anemic economy and large deficits, we hear constant calls to balance the budget on the backs of those most in need. But we believe that the city can plan a recovery that narrows the growing economic divide.
There's more to the legend of Jane Jacobs than her showdown with Robert Moses.
Filling the empty streets and turning pedestrian piazzas into true commons.
The indictment of Alex Sanchez, a revered gangbanger-turned-peacemaker, raises doubts about the LAPD and whether it should be released from a federal court order.