A Declaration of Urban Independence – POLITICO Magazine

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***Weekend IdeaFest Series: The Rise of the City***

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          This critically important essay by the urban expert Richard Florida is a must-read for everyone. There is an emerging consensus that cities and metropolitan regions need to become leaders in finding solutions to the challenges facing communities everywhere. Where the nation-state is failing, the cities are the keys to bringing the power of action to benefit people. The recent events surrounding climate change offer a powerful example of the possibilities.

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Source: A Declaration of Urban Independence – POLITICO Magazine

 

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About ReginaMJKyle

Regina MJ Kyle is a former teacher, university professor, and dean. She recently established The Creative Apothecary as the successor to the Kyle Group through which she worked for 30 years. Her past work has focused on innovation and entrepreneurship in education, the arts, and community development. She is currently writing on a book on creativity in our lives and communities. Originally from Massachusetts, she has lived in England, Dallas, Washington DC, Louisville, Cambridge, and Boston.

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