Manifest Destiny, John Gast (1872)

The Myth of Policy Purity

Ideological conflict is nothing new to American politics, but the severity of the gridlock it creates – 2013’s federal government shutdown, for instance – has become especially troubling. And while we gripe abo...
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Community Growth and Crisis Challenge

Here's an interesting little documentary from 1959 warning people about the dangers of suburban sprawl. And who produced it? The National Association of Home Builders. An interesting prophecy to say the least. ...