Bike Breakthrough: Connecting Neighborhoods with Low-Stress Routes

By Jay Walljasper 

Cities expand stand-alone bike lanes into full networks everyday people actually like to use.

Our Bodies Are Made for Walking

By Jay Walljasper

Huge health benefits heighten the need to make sure all Americans live in walkable communities.

How to Turn Neighborhoods Into Hubs of Resilience

By Taj James and Rosa González, from Yes! Magazine

Three places showing how to make the transition from domination and resource extraction to regeneration and interdependence.

As You Come Home: Immigration, Reunion, and the Continuity of Power

By Chris Shorne

In search of human rights in the Guatemala and the United States of America.


Victory at Elsipogtog

By Gord Hill

In June 2013, SWN began surveying for shale gas in New Brunswick...

Photo Essay: Commemorative Journey to Auschwitz-Birkenau

By Oisín P.  Murphy

Every year the Italian government organizes a commemorative train journey to Auschwitz in honor of the Italian Jews who were transported from the Santa Maria Novella train station in Florence to Auschwitz for extermination, leaving from the same platform from which they left over 70 years ago, with special meetings with survivors of the concentration camp and visits to various camps and monuments.

What Your Zip Code Says About Your Health

By Jay Walljasper

Tapping the power of place to keep us all healthy.

How to Make City Streets More Friendly

By Jay Walljasper

A bottom-up St. Paul project changes how people feel about their city.

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