March 27, 2017

All over American people are rising up in anger over the repeated murders of Black men and women by police, and the impunity most of them are granted in the courts.

This is a distinctly urban phenomenon. Mass movements have sprung up in most of the country’s major metro...

March 13, 2017

On November 15, 2011, Michael Bloomberg’s urban planning commissioner, Amanda Burden, co-chaired the Zoning the City conference. It was the morning after police evicted the Occupy Wall Street encampment. The mayor was scheduled to open the day, but spent most of his mo...

March 2, 2017

Photo Credit: JUSTIN SULLIVAN/GETTY

Early on New Year's Day 2009, a transit officer shot and killed Oscar Grant at BART's Fruitvale Station in Oakland, California. Oakland suffered 45 police shootings from 2004 through 2008. Thirty-seven victims were black and none was...

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UPCOMING EVENT
Planners Network and Progress City will be co-sponsoring a live webinar
"The Carceral State in Planning"
Thurs., October 1st, 8PM EST / 5PM PST
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/confronting-the-carceral-state-in-planning-tickets-120568641051
PAST EVENT

Planners Network and Progress City co-sponsored a live webinar about the PN book Transformative Planning: Radical Alternatives to Neoliberal Urbanism hosted by publisher Black Rose Books.  Featuring Annette Koh, Edwin Quiles-Rodriguez and Silky Shah, and moderated by Progressive City and book editor Tom Angotti

You can watch the webinar here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxUPaywiE2U&fbclid=IwAR34w2dVxlRIfQSwNSLItDzrUZTlcy7FkpOoqD3OdkjlG5aM9S1gDHAvrks

More info about the book:

U.S.A.: https://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/distributed/T/bo46055201.html

Canada: http://blackrosebooks.net/products/view/Transformative+Planning%3A+Radical+Alternatives+to+Neoliberal+Urbanism/84136

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