From Munhall, Pennsylvania to Temple City, California, people are transforming their streets into places for people, not just traffic. 21st Century bike lanes help us lose weight, save money, strengthen our communities and enjoy life more.
Experience the possibilities and joy that come from positive community identity by bridging the gap between the self and community.
As a lawyer and minority rights advocate, Gay McDougall’s career has spanned four decades and reached every continent. Utne Reader caught up with her after her recent appointment to chair the Minority Rights Group.
Ban the Box advocates for policy changes in the hiring process for the formerly incarcerated.
A refurbished bus provides mobile showers for the homeless.
Collective memory helps create, and maintain, identity among a community of migrant workers.
by Utne Reader staff
Artist Robert Trujillo makes a difference in the world around him by self-publishing his own children's book.
The commons call for a different paradigm of social and moral order, escaping from the oppression and coercion that often comes with certain private property rights.