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Pushing Civic Tech Beyond Its Comfort Zone
By all means, let's use technology to improve government services. But the real promise is greater political accountability.| October 26, 2015
Evictions and Conversions: The Dark Side of Airbnb
How the popular matching company facilitates landlord conversion of entire rental buildings to de facto hotels.| October 19, 2015
Can Campaign Finance Be Reformed From the Bottom Up?
Despite hostile courts, can our campaign-finance system be reformed from the bottom up?| Fall 2015
How the Bronx Came Back (But Didn't Bring Everyone Along)
The New York borough that once symbolized urban decline is safer and more stable—but most Bronxites' lives are still precarious.| Fall 2015