Market rate development is an important tool for fighting for affordability. But have we focused on it at the expense of developing the other necessary tools?
Fighting structural inequality requires understanding the structures of oppression themselves. Here I explore the contemporary legacy of racist housing policy – and how we can fight it.
Fighting structural inequality requires understanding the structures of oppression themselves. Here I take a brief look at the history of redlining and restrictive covenants in federal housing policy.
When we focus on demand-side approaches to housing affordability, we inevitably tell low income residents that a lack of public services is in their best interest. That’s unacceptable.
Intentionally or not, the NYPD perpetuates a system in which the most vulnerable street users are blamed for their own deaths.
Supporting Main Street is a penny-foolish but pound-wise way of structuring local economies.
When large national and international businesses are willing to pay such high rents that they lose money on particular locations, local businesses are unable to compete. What should we do about that?