Henry Grabar
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Henry Grabar is a staff writer for Slate’s Moneybox.

Always Right
Sept. 11 2017 5:51 AMHow “Press One for English” Became an Anti-Immigrant Meme
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2017 11:08 AMTampa Has Never Seen Anything Like Hurricane Irma
Cover Story
Sept. 7 2017 4:57 PMTerminalHow the airport came to embody our national psychosis.
Metropolis
Aug. 31 2017 12:00 PMDon’t Blame Houston’s Lax Zoning for Harvey’s DestructionCities with stringent zoning would have been just as vulnerable to the flood.
Moneybox
Aug. 29 2017 5:50 PMHarvey Is an Equal-Opportunity Disaster. The Poor Won’t Be Left Behind Until the Recovery.
Moneybox
Aug. 28 2017 4:46 PMFlashback: 20 Texas GOP Representatives and Both Senators Voted Against the Sandy Relief Act
Metropolis
Aug. 27 2017 10:05 PMHouston Wasn’t Built for a Storm Like ThisIt won’t be next time either.
Moneybox
Aug. 23 2017 10:18 AMTrump’s Cabinet Secretaries Are Innovating Government Like a Fork Innovates Soup
The Slatest
Aug. 15 2017 2:29 PMIn January, Fox News Posted a Video of Cars Mowing Down Protesters That Urged Viewers to “Study the Technique”
Moneybox
Aug. 10 2017 5:54 PMMalls and Restaurants Schedule Workers at the Last Minute. Oregon Just Made That Illegal.
Moneybox
Aug. 8 2017 6:39 PMColumbus, Ohio, Will Offer Free Bus Passes to 40,000 Downtown Workers
Metropolis
Aug. 1 2017 8:19 PMA Bargain at $5.3 BillionLos Angeles’ plan for an Olympics on the (relatively) cheap should change the games forever.
Moneybox
July 27 2017 5:59 PMTrump’s Best Plan to Save the Rust Belt Is Telling Upstate New Yorkers to Move
Sports Nut
July 25 2017 5:55 AMAaron Judge Could Be the Face of BaseballBut he’s not the hero the sport needs right now.
Moneybox
July 19 2017 5:14 PMUnder Trump Party Planner, HUD Abruptly Ends Obama's Battle Against Segregation in Westchester
Moneybox
Sept. 10 2017 7:06 PMMiami: Symbols of Human Ingenuity and Ambition Wrecked by Wrathful Nature
Metropolis
Sept. 8 2017 4:54 PMYour City Will Lose the Contest for Amazon’s New HQNo town truly fulfills the company’s demanding wish list.
Moneybox
Sept. 7 2017 1:44 PMHow Florida Anticipates a Hurricane: Frozen Orange Juice Futures
Metropolis
Aug. 30 2017 3:01 PMHow Can You Stop Cars From Plowing Into Crowds?The sturdy posts called “bollards” are our best defense against the use of vehicles as weapons. They’re also the rare anti-terrorism policy that makes cities more pleasant.
Moneybox
Aug. 28 2017 6:38 PMRight Before Harvey, Trump Nixed a Rule Designed to Protect Cities From Flood Risks
Moneybox
Aug. 28 2017 2:25 PMWhat Happened to the Two Reservoirs That Were Supposed to Protect Downtown Houston?
The Slatest
Aug. 25 2017 10:31 PMTrump’s Pardon of Joe Arpaio Is a Clear and Ugly Message to Hispanic Americans
Books
Aug. 18 2017 9:36 AMOutraged RomanticWhat is Jeremiah Moss really pining for when he decries the loss of Old New York?
Metropolis
Aug. 14 2017 5:09 PM“Run Them Down”Driving into crowds of protesters was a right-wing fantasy long before the violence in Charlottesville.
Moneybox
Aug. 9 2017 6:45 PMCalifornia Cities Are Trying to Shun the Companies That Build Trump’s Wall
Moneybox
Aug. 8 2017 2:09 PMRich San Franciscans Find Out What Poor People Already Know: Investors Can Buy Their Land for Almost Nothing
Future Tense
July 28 2017 6:08 PMThe Absurdity of Honolulu’s New Law Banning Pedestrians From Looking at Their Cellphones
Metropolis
July 25 2017 5:32 PMWhat a Bar With Decorative Bullet Holes Really MeansIt’s shameful—and part of a broader gentrifying instinct to mine the past for authenticity.
Moneybox
July 21 2017 2:50 PMNew York Just Gave Low-Income Tenants a Big Weapon in Housing Court: A Lawyer
Moneybox
July 17 2017 6:59 PMIt’s a Steamy Summer for European Leaders Trying to Seduce London’s Bankers

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