Tag Archives: New Urbanism

A City the Devil Built

If the Devil created an anti-city, a place where people would feel least human, Atlanta would surely be that place …. So William Howard Kunstler opens his blog this week, but not so much to excoriate Atlanta as to introduce … Continue reading

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Greetings, Masson’s Blog followers

There’s no explanation for the traffic spike today besides Doug Masson’s kind words at his blog. Welcome to you all. I’ll see if I can come up with something new to say, but meanwhile those of you converging from the … Continue reading

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Places not worth caring about

In James Howard Kunstler’s view, public spaces should be inspired centers of civic life and the physical manifestation of the common good. Instead, he argues, what we have in America is a nation of places not worth caring about. And … Continue reading

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