Tourists spend $400 more per trip on average when their trips focus on history and culture. That could be a big opportunity for West Virginia's changing economy.
Some California farmers have discovered ways to farm that use very little water, yet thirstier methods still dominate. What gives?
Until May 10, Americans will vote on Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, and two other contenders to replace Andrew Jackson.
Author and activist Gar Alperovitz calls it a “checkerboard strategy.” In the first piece in a series, we look at the organizations working to transform our economy, and how they can benefit from working together.
From New York City to Barcelona, cities across the world are turning to “slow living” to make their communities happier and healthier in the face of increasing urbanization.
Farming and writing don't bring home the bacon—why I'm no longer ashamed to ask my community to help.
It's got great transit, plenty of sidewalks, and values people more than cars.
The inability of politics to address poverty, climate change, and other basic challenges has fueled extraordinary experimentation in American communities. Welcome to a new conversation on how we make change happen.
March Madness is now a bigger cash cow than the Super Bowl, but in college sports the only people not getting a piece of the billion-dollar pie are the players.
Are housewives less ambitious than career women? Are they bad feminists? Read on to go beyond the stereotypes.
Exactly how much difference do “new economy” organizations make? Economists looked into it, and here are a few of their results.