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How Los Angeles Is the Future of Cities

By Afshin Molavi

Oct. 12, 2017

The city of angels offers a roadmap for economic renewal, infrastructure investment, and, well, how to make America great again.

How Los Angeles Is the Future of Cities

The city of angels offers a roadmap for economic renewal, infrastructure investment, and, well, how to make America great again.


The European Union's Bet on the Status Quo

Recent moves for regional independence show that the EU wants to avoid debates that might threaten stability.


Why We Might Be Fighting Hate Speech All Wrong

Usual censorship approaches miss the deeper point that hate speech and its communities provide emotional validation and support.


Don't Bad Things Always Happen in Africa?

Well, no. And an event on Alexis Okeowo's new book, on ordinary women and men fighting extremism in Africa, shows why.


'Any Man-Made Code Can Be Broken by a Woman'

The groundbreaking female naval cryptographer who helped change the course of World War II.


Texas Creates Task Force to Address Students' Post-Harvey Trauma

A new mental health task force will help connect schools with resources to overcome the traumatic effects of Hurricane Harvey.