Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

Urban Investigations

Talking Trash: Throwing Out the Big Apple

A Fair Chance

Making Policy Public

A Fair Chance

Step Right Up

City Studies

Step Right Up

Show Up

Public Access Design

Show Up

Is Your Home Making You Sick?

Making Policy Public

Is Your Home Making You Sick?

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance

2011

‘Policy for People poster-style’

Public Policy Lab

November, 10, 2011

The poster speaks to the audience for whom the information is most important — those who are under 18!

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‘Where Does Your (Convenience Store) Food Come From?’

Gilt Taste

August, 31, 2011

These students take the opportunity to really explore how this little corner of the city works… and what results is one of the smartest, most nuanced, and most fun documents on the subject we’ve ever seen.

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‘Who Is Shaping New York’s Subway Redevelopment?’

psfk

August, 15, 2011

The project juxtaposes the fact that such a construction project creates jobs but there is a suspicious absence of ‘the public’ in MTA’s decisions.

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‘Fast-Tracked: Who Decides Where the Subway Goes?’

Urban Omnibus

August, 10, 2011

The group investigated how transportation planning works by talking to stakeholders, researching policy and financing, and pounding the pavement.

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‘We Seriously Love The Internet is Serious Business’

Detroit Digital Justice Coalition zine #3

June, 30, 2011

The film is instrumental in engaging people in disenfranchised communities who have been previously intimidated by the Internet. It is understandable by ANYONE from age 8 to 80.

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‘Know Your Lines’

Art Threat

May, 11, 2011

Who is drawing the lines? What does the shape of a district mean? And what does a good redistricting process look like? These are precisely the questions being tackled in Know Your Lines.

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‘Visualizing the Dangers of Toxic Brownfields’

The Dirt

April, 20, 2011

Middle school students went out and mapped the empty lots and then started investigating [them].

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What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Power Trip

Urban Investigations

Power Trip

Planning for your children's future

Technical Assistance

Planning for your children's future

Seeking Sanctuary

Urban Investigations

Seeking Sanctuary

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Urban Investigations

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

En El Campo De Los Impuestos

Making Policy Public

En El Campo De Los Impuestos