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Iraq or Chicago? Pick Your Poison

Chicago is America’s warzone. This is proving helpful for Navy training but not for the city’s inhabitants. @zerohedge pic.twitter.com/pM0hG1xpDD

— Prof. Steve Hanke (@steve_hanke) March 19, 2018


One more round for Happy International Women’s Day!

In honor of yesterday’s International Women’s Day, the excellent CityLab newsletter had the great wisdom to republish Jane Jacobs and the Power of Women Planners… 110 more words

American Cities

New News on Walking in Chicago!

I’m delighted to announce that there are changes afoot for the annual Jane’s WalkCHICAGO event. I’m still going to be working on inspiring civic engagement and creative responses for cities, though! 348 more words


Five American Cities You Must Visit In Your Lifetime

There was a time when I made it a point to travel to a new city every year. Some years I would see three new cities, and other years I would visit one or two. 899 more words

Coming Up On Viewpoints Show 18-03


America’s Cities: Why they matter and a plan to save them

Cities, from New York and Chicago to New Orleans and San Francisco, are a vital piece of our country. 130 more words

Viewpoints Podcasts

America's 10 Cities Dealing with a Drinking Problem

By Sarah Basheer

Men’s Health magazine collected data from a Center for Disease Control (CDC) and ranked cities on their overall “drunkenness” by weighing several statistics including the number of deaths by liver disease, deaths by DUI crashes, binge drinking, and DUI arrests. 38 more words