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Eyes on the Streets

I found The Death and Life of Great American Cities the most influential book of Jane Jacobs searching for city planning and urban life in the United States. Jacobs was  an American urban planner, author and activist. She was arrested … Continue reading

22. February 2013 by midiadmin
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The original inhabitants of the America is Americans

Throughout this book, as the reader already will have noticed, I use the term “Indian” to refer to the first inhabitants of the Americas. No question about it, Indian is a confusing and historically inappropriate name. Probably the most accurate … Continue reading

30. January 2013 by midiadmin
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We are all Americans

We were traveling back and forth from NY to Belem several times flying among airports – sometimes 24 hours an exhaustive trip. My partner suggested to explore flights from San Juan (PR) to several Caribbean Islands in order to arrive … Continue reading

01. April 2012 by midiadmin
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