What Squatting Can Teach Us About Wasted Space,
How to Uproot a 'Tree of Death',
In an era of extreme housing precariousness, a new book looks at the history of a radical alternative.
Predictive tools can now track how a single shooting incident triggers a lethal cascade of gunshot violence—and predict who will be targeted next.
Though it is back from the brink of bankruptcy, the city’s reality isn’t as rosy as the popular narrative suggests.
Laura A. Reese and Gary Sands
Do you enjoy shrieking at strangers in public? You should get on a bike.
It’s not the Big Dig or the Second Avenue Subway. America’s biggest infrastructure quagmires are much, much larger than that.
Whether they’ve been leveled by wars or earthquakes, cities don’t tend to stay wastelands forever.
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