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Common Edge

How Do We Solve America’s Housing Crisis?

The saga of the American suburb is a long one, often stained by blatant acts of poor planning, bad design, and outright racism. But the suburbs are key to the housing crisis conversation because fixing (not “abolishing”) the American suburb is a big part of the solution, whatever that may be.
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Marschitecture: The Glory and Folly of Space-Age Manifest Destiny

Colonizing space has been the periodic obsession of governments, industrialists, and artists alike for decades. It’s not hard to realize why. What grander objective is there than conquering the infinite? It’s Manifest Destiny without a compass.
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What -isms Can Tell Us About Architecture’s Preoccupation with “Human” Design

So if, suddenly, circa-2010, the “human experience” was the new bottom line, then we should inquire: What hole existed beforehand that (some) architects felt compelled to fill?
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Elevated and Isolated: In Consideration of the Urban Skyway

It’s time for these anti-urban relics to go.
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Should Architects Continue to Design Airports in the Age of Climate Change?

But the goal of climate commitments like Architects Declare, as well as ratings systems and certifications, is not to upend one’s business model; the goal is to be the North Star and facilitate a more rapid progression in due time.
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