4 principle agendas to transform cities and towns

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2) Building Community through Transportation - The planning and design of transportation networks and streets can be reshaped to encourage economic vitality, civic engagement, human health, and environmental sustainability, in addition to serving peoples' mobility needs. Finally we want to share an article from Momentum Magazine , a bicycle advocacy publication, which discusses how streets can be used as public spaces.

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Why This Crisis May Be Our Best Chance to Build a New Economy

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By David Korten Wall Street is bankrupt. Not long ago, the news was filled with stories of how Wall Street’s money masters had discovered the secrets of creating limitless wealth through exotic financial maneuvers that eliminated both risk and the burden of producing anything of real value. They envisioned a world in which the United States would dominate the global economy by specializing in the creation of money and the marketing and consumption of goods produced by others.

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Path to a Peace Economy

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Systemic Failure Our economic institutions have been designed by Wall Street interests to secure personal economic and political power in the hands of members of a small ruling elite. Economic Collapse The Wall Street financial collapse has stripped tens of millions of previously middle class Americans of their jobs, homes, and retirement assets and plunged them into poverty and despair. Follow the money, and it leads ultimately to Wall Street.

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