The Good, Bad, & Unknown

Urban Investigations

The Good, Bad, & Unknown

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

Engage to Change

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

The Good, Bad, and Unknown

Urban Investigations

The Good, Bad, and Unknown

Shelter Skelter

Urban Investigations

Shelter Skelter

Making Policy Public

‘Three Artists on the Economy’

Tenants Together

October, 18, 2009

“…beautifully useful…”

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‘Vendor Power’

Gourmet

September, 21, 2009

A very good way to help keep vendors on the streets and increase their ability to actually make a living at it. 

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‘Making Policy Public: Predatory Equity’

Urban Omnibus

May, 27, 2009

Advocates handed out The Predatory Equity Survival Guide as part of a crucial tenant association meeting in East Harlem where new plans to combat predatory equity were announced.

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‘Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Street Vending (But Were Too Busy Scarfing Dirty-Water Dogs to Ask)’

New York Magazine

May, 7, 2009

An awesome pamphlet for street vendors meant to demystify the city’s jargon-filled regulations.

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‘Making Policy Public: Vendor Power!’

Urban Omnibus

May, 6, 2009

In order to put this information directly in the hands of people who need it the most, CUP organized a citywide distribution event where volunteers handed out free copies to vendors across the city. 

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‘Visual Aids for the Pushcart World’

The New York Times

April, 3, 2009

The guide looks something like an Ikea manual, with hot dog stands and handbag tables replacing Aspvik cabinets and Ektorp sofas. 

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‘Common Sense’

GOOD Magazine

March, 19, 2008

In a primer on cargo supply chains, a color-coded chart graphically links your made-in-China iPod with the tugboat captains and dockworkers who brought it to you.

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‘As Cargo Chains Grow, So Does Workers’ Leverage’

Teamsters for a Democratic Union

January, 30, 2008

This pamphlet examines the network of workers and machines that move goods across the globe, the potential power this system creates for labor, and what companies are doing to undermine this power.

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Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine

SERVE!

Public Access Design

SERVE!

Is Your Home Making You Sick?

Making Policy Public

Is Your Home Making You Sick?

We Own It

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

What Up With DAT?

Technical Assistance

What Up With DAT?

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Public Access Design

Stand Up to Clean Up!

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!