Ronnie Fibæk Hansen

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Why New York City Stopped Building Subways

Nearly 80 years ago, a construction standstill derailed the subway’s progress, leading to its present crisis. This is the story, decade by decade.<p>In the first decades of the 20th century, New York City experienced an unprecedented infrastructure boom. Iconic bridges, opulent railway terminals, and …

Urban Design

Presidential White House Interns in 2014 & 2018. Obama White House color brave...Trump White House color blind. https://t.co/BoMCDMFuPp

Brooklyn Is Booming. So Why Is It Shrinking?

In 2017, New York City’s largest borough lost about 2,000 people, the first net loss since 2010.<p>Maybe there’s a reason for all of those <i>New York</i> <i>Times</i> articles about young creatives decamping for Los Angeles: Last year, Brooklyn officially shrank.<p>That seems backward. The borough has boomed in …

New York City

Stormy Daniels polygraph report released

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Stormy Daniels was "truthful about having unprotected vaginal intercourse with Donald Trump in July 2006," according to a polygraph test report from 2011.<p>The report states that the "probability of deception was measured to be less than 1%." It was given to CNN by Michael …

Donald Trump

MapLab: When Women Map the World

A biweekly tour of the ever-expanding cartographic landscape.<p><i>Welcome to the ninth edition of MapLab. Sign up to receive this newsletter in your inbox here.</i><p>Orient yourself<b>: Hard, but not impossible</b><p>A map only reveals as much as the mapmaker knows about the world, or at least, cares to show. When most …

OpenStreetMap

The Ticking Time Bomb for Suburban Retail

Lightning-speed deliveries and autonomous cars could accelerate the current big-box implosion.<p>Thanks largely to the rise of e-commerce, chains like Macy’s, Toys “R” US, and Best Buy are shuttering faster than analysts predicted even a year ago, with at least 24 major retailers planning store …

Real Estate

CityLab Daily: Can Commuter Patterns Reveal a Better Electoral Map?

Also: The geography of Millennial talent, and the next test for bail reform.<p><i>Keep up with the most pressing, interesting, and important city stories of the day. Sign up for the CityLab Daily newsletter here.</i><p>What We’re Following<p><b>Draw the lines:</b> When it comes to gerrymandering, it can be maddeningly …

Urban Design

The Bleeding of Chicago

America’s third-largest city has built one of the world’s best trauma care systems. But that success might be obscuring the true scale of its gun violence.<p>Ask a cop, physician, or EMT in Chicago about July 4 of last year, and most, if not all, will have a story to tell.<p>The city has a history of …

Guns

The Most Important Lesson Nobel Laureate Physicist Richard Feynman Learned about Creativity

If you survey the history of science, it is apparent that most individuals who have created radical innovations did not do so simply because they …

A Reckoning with Women Awaits Trump

Donald Trump is the least mysterious figure in the history of the American Presidency. His infantile character, duplicity, cold-heartedness, and self-dealing greed are evident not merely to the majority of the poll-answering electorate but, sooner or later, to those who make the decision to work at …

How rich are the rich? If only you knew

“If poor people knew how rich rich people are, there would be riots in the streets.”<p>Actor and comedian Chris Rock made this astute statement during a …

Income Inequality

Four Quitters Walk Into a Bar… - The Huffington Post

I have met Trump haters before, lots of them, the kind who seize upon every conspiracy theory and refuse to give him any benefit of any doubt. The four people I recently spent the morning with at Solly’s Tavern in D.C. (sans booze, don’t worry) were not Trump haters. They were, however, Trump …

Does Innovation Equal Gentrification?

Fears of displacement often accompany efforts to create urban innovation districts. They shouldn’t.<p>There it was: the gentrification question, in at number five.<p>It gets asked at nearly every event at which I speak about innovation districts. Sometimes it feels like an accusation, underpinned by a …

Eliteforsker kalder på vagtskifte i samfundets top: Giv magten til mennesker, der hverken har personlig karrierepleje i tankerne eller er fanget i osteklokkens erfaringsvakuum

Sam Rockwell vinder karrierens første Oscar<p>Oscarstatuetterne bliver natten til mandag uddelt for 90. gang i Dolby Theatre i Los Angeles. Se vinderne …

Mexico’s Revenge

By antagonizing the U.S.’s neighbor to the south, Donald Trump has made the classic bully’s error: He has underestimated his victim.<p>Leer este artículo en español.<p>When Donald Trump first made sport of thumping Mexico—when he accused America’s neighbor of exporting rapists and “bad hombres,” when he …

Professor: En dag vil vi se tilbage og sige: Hvorfor indførte vi ikke borgerløn tidligere?

Cubanerne er rystede: Fidel Castros ældste søn begår selvmord<p>Den 68-årige atomfysiker Fidelito Díaz-Balart blev i 1980’erne et symbol på det nære …

Er du bange for Trump? Så skal du frygte hans håndlangere

Donald Trumps politik er usammenhængende. Men den kreds af folk, han omgiver sig med, ved, hvad de vil, og hans mangel på klarhed øger deres magt. …

23 Of The Greatest Sax Tracks

There are 23 keys on a saxophone… so here are 23 of the greatest sax tracks featuring the very best saxophonists. Every track should be in every …

Verden løber løbsk

Penissagen fra Tinglev vækker opsigt hos professorer<p>Ny lokal dom i en grufuld sønderjysk sag er måske det foreløbigt tydeligste tegn på, at danske …

Teknologisk vækst skaber i øjeblikket flere sociale problemer, end den løser

Nyhedsbrevet Få debatten i din indbakke er kun for abonnenter!<p>Med et digitalt abonement får du fuld adgang til hele politiken.dk, alle nyhedsbreve og …

Confused Why Donald Trump’s Message Is Resonating? Relative Comparison Theory And Income Inequality Explain A Lot.

Last week, I published a story explaining that the overall picture of the United States is incredibly good on a historical perspective. The Democrats …

Sådan: Drop investeringsforeningen og gør det billigere selv

703<p>Selv hvis du ikke har så mange penge at investere for, kan du hurtigt spare mere end 1.000 kr. på selv at købe aktier direkte i din netbank i …

Neoliberalism: Oversold? -- Finance & Development, June 2016

<i>Instead of delivering growth, some neoliberal policies have increased inequality, in turn jeopardizing durable expansion</i><p>Milton Friedman in 1982 …

Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems

Financial meltdown, environmental disaster and even the rise of Donald Trump – neoliberalism has played its part in them all. Why has the left failed to come up with an alternative?<p>Imagine if the people of the Soviet Union had never heard of communism. The ideology that dominates our lives has, for …

Economics

I moved to the US 7 years ago from Finland — here's what Americans don't understand about Nordic countries

<i>This is what Americans fail to understand: My taxes in Finland were used to pay for top-notch services for me.</i><p>Bernie Sanders is hanging on, still pushing his vision of a Nordic-like socialist utopia for America, and his supporters love him for it. Hillary Clinton, meanwhile, is chalking up …

Middle-class

150 Years Of Immigration In America, Visualized

An interactive map shows how waves of diasporas from all over the world arrived in the U.S., from the 1850s to today.<p>Amid a flurry of anti-immigration rhetoric coming from certain GOP presidential candidates, a new interactive map reminds us just how much of our country’s foundation was built on …

Immigration

Det bliver bare varmere og varmere og varmere...

Eriksen-mål efter 11 sekunder sænker Manchester United<p>Christian Eriksen scorede et lynmål og havde fod med i en anden scoring, da Tottenham slog …

When Neighborhoods Gentrify, Why Don't Their Public Schools Improve?

“Gentrification, it turns out, usually stops at the schoolhouse door,” the reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones has argued.<p>The ups and downs of gentrification have been chronicled thoroughly, but one of its consequences hasn’t been widely addressed: the effect on neighborhood schools when a critical mass …

Making Connections Between the World's Newest and Oldest Maps

An interview with John Hessler, a cartography expert at the Library of Congress and one of the people behind the new book, <i>Map: Exploring The World</i>.<p>Few people in the world know their way around a map like John Hessler does. The Library of Congress’s “Specialist in Modern Cartography and Geographic …