Tag: Communities

Civic Engagement

The American Context of Civil Society

By Yuval Levin

In both the conservative and progressive imagination, civil society is valued—for opposite reasons—as an arbiter between the individual and the national state. But by viewing civil society as the core of America’s social life, we can see our way toward a politics that might overcome some of the dysfunctions of our day.

Cities

Beyond the Block

By Kyle Coward

Chicago’s My Block My Hood My City uses the concept of travel to get young, low-income residents more connected with their city.