elections, Feminism, General, Politics

One Year Later

By Lizzy Heurich Time marches on.  Hours turn into days that turn into weeks that turn into months that turn into years.  “Time heals all wounds” they say, but wounds can’t heal if they are continually being torn open or salt is being poured into them.  I continue to feel the pain of Election Day… Continue reading One Year Later


Mass Shootings by the Numbers

By Lizzy Heurich Another day in the United States, another mass shooting.  We know how the news coverage unfolds in a situation like this: if the shooter is white, it’s not terrorism; if the shooter is a person of color, it’s terrorism; thoughts and prayers; “how could this happen here?”; and “let’s not bring politics… Continue reading Mass Shootings by the Numbers

Cities, Policy, Technology

Inclusive Smart Cities: D.C. Summit Recap

By Sara Murphy If you haven’t heard the term “smart cities” before, now is the time to do some Googling. This buzzword has been zinging around the public and private sectors in the U.S. recently and all signs indicate it’s a trend that’s here to stay. Smart cities collect and use data to anticipate and… Continue reading Inclusive Smart Cities: D.C. Summit Recap