In which I’m reminded that not every good thing can be found within the borders of big cities. Also, pictures from my Peru trip
Community preference, while politically expedient, reinforces residential segregation and doesn’t benefit the most sidelined residents in NYC.
Filtering to ensure affordability is important, but we can’t expect it to solve the affordability crisis on its own.
Gentrification can be complicated. A white woman looking to make a buck off the results of systemic racism and urban disinvestment isn’t.
In its third season, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt brings the complexities of gentrification to a wide audience – without dumbing the conversation down.
Boston has to start thinking seriously about the pros and cons of allowing major new skyscrapers near its patrimony sites.
What makes America unique isn’t ‘Murica. It’s the outrageous commitment to diversity in our cities that sets us apart.