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5 Horrible Things Congress Just Snuck Into Law

Congress has officially approved the latest omnibus budget deal, which now heads to President Obama's desk. The bill is essentially guaranteed to be signed into law, because anything less means the government would shut down. Again.<p>In what's become something of a sick annual tradition, members of …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

Creating revitalization in slow markets

Photo by Cindy Cornett Siegle, via Flickr.<p>In communities where the market is slow, attracting developers and investors can be a tough challenge. A …

Associated Press News

Piketty's Exploration of Modern Capital

Thomas Piketty, pictured here, waits for a train near his home in Paris. Piketty's work forecasts sharply increasing inequality in industrialized …

Income Inequality

Why Don't the Unemployed Get Off Their Couches? And Eight Other Critical Questions for Americans

(Photo via Shutterstock)Last year eight Americans -- the four Waltons of Walmart fame, the two Koch brothers, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett -- made …

Economics

The Bleaching of San Francisco: Extreme Gentrification and Suburbanized Poverty in the Bay Area

Protesters block a Facebook bus at intersection of San Francisco's Market and 8th Streets and show unfair system of private tech buses. (Photo: Adam …

San Francisco

Paul Craig Roberts on Crimea, US Foreign Policy and the Transformation of Mainstream Media

Russian soldiers in Perevalne, Crimea, Ukraine on March 5, 2014. (Image: via Shutterstock)<p>The Crimean peninsula was controlled by the Russian Empire …

Geopolitics

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FORTUNE — Detroit is going to be the next “Brooklyn.” Perhaps not <i>all</i> of Detroit. But certainly a portion of the city has the potential to become as rich and thriving as New York’s trendiest borough.<p>Hope for Detroit would seem far-fetched if you had been on the “pornography of ruins” tour I have …

Podcast: Notebook on Cities & Culture (New Urbanism Film Fest)

Urban Development: Creating Conserver Cities | Smart Cities Dive

Conserver cities would be healthier, fairer, more vibrant and convivial places to live. Creating conserver cities means: efficiency replacing waste; …

Sustainability

a sustainability framework by Bioregional

One Planet Living is our easy-to-use framework that can help anyone, anywhere to plan, deliver and communicate sustainability<p>Health and …

Sustainability

The Charter of the New Urbanism

The Congress for the New Urbanism views disinvestment in central cities, the spread of placeless sprawl, increasing separation by race and income, …

Urban Design

We Need to Rethink Our Definition of a 'Sustainable City'