Newark and New York
Damon Rich gives his perspective on the relationship between Newark, New Jersey and neighboring New York City.
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Sandy, Occupy, information, and resilience
Devin Balkind discusses the links between social, organizational, and technological dimensions of resilience in New York City.
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Rethinking culture and community in New York City
Arts activist Caron Atlas discusses the relationship between culture, neighborhoods, and healthy cities.
Everything you touch is a problem
Haiti is sometimes called the Republic of NGOs due to the heavy presence of foreign aid groups. We explored how this plays out in the small city of Fort-Liberté.
Architectural alternatives
Pedro Gadanho, MoMA's Curator for Contemporary Architecture, gives his thoughts about New York's design community.
Credit David Schalliol.
Life in the shadow of Indiana’s steel mills
Photographer and sociologist David Schalliol spent months exploring the industrial cities just across the state line from his Chicago home.
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Photographer Cameron Blaylock documented Caribbean businesses on Nostrand Avenue, a fast-gentrifying street in Brooklyn's Crown Heights neighborhood.
Ted Williams playing in Times Square. Credit Flickr user Kenneth Lu via Creative Commons license.
Blues man of the dirt
Musician Jeremiah Lockwood recalls an adolescence spent playing on New York's streets and subways with blues master Ted Williams.
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