The author Sarah Jaffe sheds light on why urban areas are hotspots for demonstrations.
Could transitional housing help bring the crisis to a close?
When it comes to holiday decorations, these communities do not hold back.
Seattle and San Francisco point to a way to protect employees against erratic schedules and unpredictable wages.
An Oakland-based firm is developing architecture to support restorative justice.
This photo series depicts an unseen side of the criminal justice system: its effect on the families of incarcerated people.
In the aftermath of a warehouse fire in Oakland, artists nationwide aim to keep their buildings open and secure.
A devastating warehouse fire has made it clear that the city has failed to support its artist community.
In Brownsville, a program called RAPIDO places innovative housing design at the center of community resilience.
After the election, universities are positioning themselves as sources of information about immigration rights.
A new documentary explores how a man’s obsession with New York’s MTA lands him in a legal gray area.
A new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York places civic engagement at the forefront.
Community design efforts get a platform at the Cooper Hewitt museum in New York.
As alternatives to detention, school-based meditation programs help students cope with stress.
This charity delivers cold-weather essentials to people on the street.
It’s not just a matter of affordability. It’ll take an “infrastructure investment,” a new report claims.
A Dutch photographer highlights the beauty of local commerce.
A new documentary charts the disappearance of iconic farm buildings, and makes the case for preserving them.