Catesby Holmes

Catesby Holmes is the International Editor and Religion Editor at The Conversation, in New York. Her work has been published in CityLab, Wired, Travel + Leisure and Slate.

When Violence and Poverty Are Worse Than Covid-19

Migrants who have crossed the border into Mexico say they still fear violence and poverty back home more than the Covid-19 pandemic.

New York City’s L Train Shutdown Might Not Be So Terrible

Over the the longer term, the city’s subway, bus, and bike commuters stand to benefit from the much-feared Brooklyn train disruption.

When Does a Cycling Boom Go Wrong? When Everyone Rides on the Sidewalk

In Santiago de Chile, a failure to accommodate all the new bikes on the road has led to a dangerous situation for pedestrians.