The best career advice I’ve ever received was not in fact career advice at all. It was a tweet, and it said something along the lines of ‘what you spend your time doing when you’re procrastinating, you should do for the rest of your life.’ After a brief...
In Within Walking Distance, journalist and urban critic Philip Langdon takes an in-depth look at six walkable communities—and the citizens, public officials, and planners who are making...
Cities and states should pursue equitable water solutions, not water shutoffs
Seattle’s proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages is an opportunity to invest in the health of those most in need: working families and low-income communities of color
Communities of color are leading the People’s Climate March all over the country. Why? Because climate change starts in frontline neighborhoods
True resilience is finding the sweet spot between hyper-connectedness and rigorous self-sufficiency
Now, more than ever, we need to maintain and improve policies that "unmask" our cities from air pollution and halt climate change
Honesty and transparency is the best way to preserve the integrity of science—and it’s future.
We revel in the glory of the African elephant, giant panda or Galapagos tortoise—the charismatic megafauna that gets most of attention, whether on television or at the zoo. But I think the group that deserves the award as the world’s number one animal...
Donald Trump rode to the White House promising to bring back jobs for working-class Americans. But dismantling federal efforts to address climate change will make it harder to deliver on that promise.