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The first stop on HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour was St. Louis, Missouri. We learned how communities in "The Gateway to the West" have suffered and where change is needed.
Banking's consequential leadership failures are now a matter for the history books. But the media's complex leadership failures
A Real New Yorker, when confronted with the choice of a packed subway car and an empty subway car with a homeless person bleeding out from Ebola, chooses the empty car because she's had a long day, needs a seat, and Ebola was, like, a two-years-ago thing.
When I left this peaceful place for the first time to live in a big city, one of the things that struck me was the anonymity
It's not every day one sees a fully-functional smart city, given crumbling urban infrastructure in many countries, so a visit to a metropolitan area that runs well and serves its residents efficiently is a delightful sight for sore eyes.
The music starts cautiously. Water is trickling out of a small source somewhere in the Czech mountains. Throughout the piece the small stream develops into a big river and the music becomes more and more energetic until it reaches its peak: the river Vltava finally reaches its destination.
William Kentridge's Triumphs and Laments: A Project for Rome In the last few days installation has begun on William Kentridge's
It's late afternoon, all are a bit too sluggish to go fast, slow moving people, dragging their feet, pushing their bikes uphill over the bridge and the woman too tired to walk, sits on top of her bike load letting her husband pull the tricycle; it has been a long day.
It was 5:50 am, after a long flight from Shanghai to Beirut, 6 hours in Istanbul held 2 different promises: to sit in coffee
How does a fashion brand stand out in the current oversaturated marketplace ? It goes above and beyond the norm. Despite
They bring their slum citizens along with them into the 21st century so they don't risk being dragged back collectively into the last century. They do it because it's the right thing to do and because they are protecting the future of everyone in the city.
"I'll never forget the simple pleasure of a perfect tomato and a dry, peppered goat cheese." Cafe Central. Photo by Maddy
Architecture and design that is tied intrinsically to its community helps to create an authentic sense of place that is unique and appealing, they noted, while highlighting a community's soul, history, and uniqueness.
The current methods deployed by the UN to measure urbanity through population count is an epistemologically identical and empirically unjustified equivalent of a system conceived half a century ago, one that relies on questionable methodologies to homogenize the heterogeneous "urban" cohort.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Smoking could soon be banned in the nation's public housing. The Department of Housing and Urban Development
Picture book crafting challenges me to depict life in its simplest forms. At the same time the craft is multi-dimensional. I've always enjoyed paintings which tell several stories captured in a single frame.
Suburban Jungle is an award-winning, first-of-its-kind service that has been featured in major media outlets including The
There was some chatter on the blogs about two gay cast members joining the cast of Love and Hip Hop all summer long but it wasn't until the premiere and that kiss between Miles and Milan that viewers knew for sure that the season was going to be like no other season, moreover, no other franchise of Love and Hip Hop
On Saturday, September 19th, 2015, a fishing derby is being held at the Constitution Gardens in Washington D.C.'s National Mall, for 250 urban youth.