Jordan, 1967. A different kind of change is underway as tens of thousands of refugees pour across the border from Palestine. Having been separated from his father in the chaos of war, Tarek and his mother Ghaydaa are amongst this latest wave of refugees.
Joe Pagliuca's surprise marriage proposal turns to be more unexpected than planned; Lauren Wojtkun's broken heart is held together by one hundred women in rural Colorado; Aaron Wolfe faces his fear of adventure to embrace his wife's spirit.
One early autumn afternoon, gay teen Zack Harrington killed himself with a gunshot to the head in his parent’s ranch in Norman, Oklahoma. One week earlier, Zack allegedly attended a local city council meeting supporting a proposal for LGBTQ History Month.
SGMA could help secure safe and reliable water for disadvantaged communities dependent on groundwater, while forcing farmers to reduce their crop production. But that’s only if SGMA goes as planned, and it might not.
Demond Drummer is the co-founder and Executive Director of New Consensus, a non-profit policy “think tank” supplying research and detailed policy proposals for the Green New Deal to its political advocates, such as Congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez.
Many observers have been shocked by the extreme brutality with which police departments have responded to the mostly peaceful protests. Activist Tamika Mallory says the militarized police response is not a new development.
In this six-part series, urban design expert Mikael Colville-Andersen explores the anatomy and vibrancy of the modern metropolis, highlighting pockets of life-sized goodness in cities around the world.