Up Closed and Personal

Urban Investigations

Up Closed and Personal

Don't Bank On It

Making Policy Public

Don't Bank On It

¡El poder de prepararse!

Public Access Design

¡El poder de prepararse!

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Making Policy Public

Shine a Light on Your Utility Rights

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!

Store Stories

City Studies

Store Stories

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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Can You See My Screen?

Urban Investigations

Can You See My Screen?

The Cargo Chain

Making Policy Public

The Cargo Chain

Show Me the Money!

City Studies

Show Me the Money!

Engage to Change

Technical Assistance

The Fresh Producers

Urban Investigations

The Fresh Producers

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Social Security Risk Machine

Making Policy Public

Social Security Risk Machine