A panel of residents, business owners, and community stakeholders discuss the southern California city then, and now.
The 1880s, the 1930s, the 1950s—they dramatically reshaped America. The 2020s are likely to do so as well.
The pandemic provides an opportunity to focus on justice and equity in Erie, Pennsylvania.
A look at the impact of Covid-19 on the culture sector in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Like many towns and cities, Erie, Pennsylvania long had its identity tied to its industry. The only county of the Keystone State’s 67 located on the Great Lakes watershed –…
Local filmmakers take to their streets examines the economic, cultural, and social impacts of Covid-19 during the summer of 2020 through this short film series.
This is a report about how that drama is playing out in one sizable American city, and what its lessons indicate for the country as a whole.
An update, following a report last month, on plans to repair the damage now being done.
A bellwether business category, figuring out how and whether it can survive.
Awarded the 2020 Patron's Medal for his contribution to the development of geospatial information.
Imagine if the National Transportation Safety Board investigated America's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Comparing 2020 to 1968 offers some disquieting lessons for the present.
The University of Salamanca’s ‘Open Universe’ featured Deb Fallows’s recent post on how libraries are responding to serve their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. ‘Open Universe‘ is the Blog of the…
"I've never been prouder to be a librarian."
In their April 13, 2020 column, The Brookings Institution’s Clara Hendrickson and Mark Muro quote Jim Fallows’s recent post which noted the greater ability of large cities to bounce back from the Coronavirus pandemic’s…
The Washington Times’ Christopher Vondracek quoted Jim Fallows in his April 7, 2020 article on the effects on local journalism of the Coronavirus pandemic. “Right at this moment, they [newspapers]…