An Encyclopedia of NeighborhoodsTrulia wants to catalog America’s neighborhoods. Sounds like a lot of work.
China at the Limits of GrowthAfter years of expanding at breakneck pace, Shanghai and Beijing have stopped—but not on their own.
Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up and Listen: The Allez Les Bleus EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the World Cup, Wimbledon, and Major League Baseball’s worst teams.
Bikers, Go Ahead and Slap Cars That Come Too CloseIt’s the best thing for both you and drivers. Even if they don’t know it.
Respect the Straw BanThe anti–plastic straw campaign is looking like a movement, which is good, even if it doesn’t really matter.
On Instagram, the Trump Store Sells Golf Tees, Piggy Banks, the Foundational Lie of the Trump Presidency
Why Don’t You Like Us?I left Facebook for 10 days—and the social network wouldn’t let me forget it.
Ben Carson Ends Obama-Era Efforts to Reduce Housing SegregationBack to the drawing board after quashing a signature Obama achievement.
Of Course Trump Hates BrutalismBuildings like the FBI headquarters are everything Trump is not.
Give the Curb Your EnthusiasmThe American city is wasting valuable real estate on parked cars.
A Beautiful Vision of a Country That Doesn’t ExistWhat the children of immigrants see when they watch France in the World Cup.
Elegant Graphs Reduce 25 American Cities to Their Design EssenceAnd show what Boston and Charlotte have in common.
Shelter in the StormSouthwest Key was a model shelter for migrant kids. Once Trump’s family separation policy began, it became a villain.
Over the UnderpassHighways have divided and afflicted city neighborhoods for decades. Can they be redeemed?