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'Shared Is Not Incompatible With The American Dream'

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

One visionary architecture firm is suggesting that battery-powered cars be shared rather than owned. That communal farms be set up. And that homes in the suburbs be owned by multiple entities.

Makin' Good Time

James Moore | Posted 10.02.2012 | Comedy
James Moore

There were a few times up in Michigan when our entire family drove to Mississippi to visit my father's siblings. And we dreamed of making "good time." I never knew until much later in life that good time might be an important concept and achievement.

Building an Interstate Highway for Wildlife

Alexia Parks | Posted 07.27.2011 | Green
Alexia Parks

When we think about human settlements throughout the world, we need to remember that we are sharing the earth with others.

Bloomington Bulldozer: Indiana DOT Shoves I-69 Down College Town's Throat

Carol Polsgrove | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carol Polsgrove

Two visions of the future collided on the doorstep of my Indiana town, Bloomington, this past week. One was a bicycle rider on a rails-to-trails bikeway, the other a semi-trailer truck hurtling down an interstate.

25th Anniversary of Westway

Gene Russianoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Gene Russianoff

In New York City's long tradition of fighting City Hall, one of the most spectacular examples happened a quarter century ago this week.

Hungry Late? Denver's Best Late Night Eating

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Satiating the late-night munchies in Denver doesn't have to mean a trip to the nearest convenience store. Luckily, there are plenty of plenty of high...