As any day’s news demonstrates, American cities are having a hard time. Here is some good news about a major American city. We can only hope that other cities are paying attention, and its citizens have not given their city governance over to the Theocratic Right.
Two Decades of Change Have Boston Sparkling
KATHARINE Q. SEELYE – The New York Times
Here is an essay that caught my attention because it makes a case about inequality that I think is important but little discussed.
Social Darwinism Isn’t Dead
MATTHEW HUTSON – Slate
Here is the latest on the Fracking trend.
Water Pollution From Fracking Confirmed in Multiple States
LINDSAY ABRAMS, Assistant Editor – Salon