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In his preface to this, the second volume of Susan Sontag’s diaries, David Rieff ventures to describe what is to … Continue reading
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This article continues on from – Debt Crisis Explosion: Still a Long Way Off Although Mauldin’s book is most informative, even entertaining, it ends up being unsatisfying in two ways. His recommendations about what investors should do to survive and prosper in the developing crisis are negligible, accounting for just two pages in a work […]
As the Economist foresees a third industrial revolution in manufacturing, it is increasingly plain that the nature of cities is changing globally along the lines of our increasing engagement with work and play online. The trend of movement out to the suburbs has, thankfully, been reversed, meaning a greater amount of active minds in more dense populations. The many branches of urban development (in this book, particular focus is given to sustainability, interconnectivity, community, and commerce) are steeled by a newfound optimism, with small, experimental projects given room to breathe and flourish (or fail and teach us lessons) more and more by civic authorities.