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Autovia Jardín Turia

Cuando Valencia quiso construir una autovía en el Jardín del Turia. Se cumplen 35 años de la creación del jardín urbano más grande de España y pulmón verde de Valencia.

Tudor Times

Chichester noted, 'The traitors in many places receive blows, though we kill them not in multitudes…It is famine, not the sword, that must reduce this country to what is expected'.

Repeal Robert Moses

Highways are a racist legacy. It is time to tear them down. And for once, let communities decide what gets built in their place.

Racial Disparities in the Massachusetts Criminal System

A Report by The Criminal Justice Policy Program, Harvard Law School Submitted to Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts

Tony Blair: The Interview

Tony Blair gave me a tour of the art on display in his London office. On a wall facing his desk, on the far side of a substantial room, is a 19th-century painting of a Cairo street scene.

East meets West

The artist and visual designer Yang Liu was born in China and lives in Germany since she was 14. By growing up in two very different places with very different traditions she was able to experience the differences between the two cultures first-hand.

gary indiana

@PaulMasonNews' fantastic piece about what might be coming down the pipe for those who followed the US economic model.

paul masons blog

Paul Mason, Newsnight's economics editor, goes from Kenyan shanty towns to Russian hedge funds and Chinese factories. His blog is called Idle Scrawl.