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Eric Peterson

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What Detroit Should Learn From NYC's Near-Bankruptcy

(0) Comments | Posted July 29, 2013 | 2:39 PM

A few years ago Patti Smith, the scion of New York City's downtown arts scene, had a message for today's young artists: New York is dead to you. The chaotic and troubled city that drew her generation to its tough streets seems to now only spread out its welcome mat...

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What Mayor Bloomberg, Economists Can Learn From Occupy Wall Street

(5) Comments | Posted November 29, 2011 | 4:08 PM

Police barricaded both sides of the street, funneling protestors in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street from Foley Square to the Brooklyn Bridge on November 17th. The crowd moved at a sluggish clip through the cold night. I was in good company, though, immediately around me were singular, older women carrying...

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