What is public space?

When someone hears the words “Public Space”, it might be expected that it would be public without exception. People are learning quickly that very often this isn’t the case. In the essay “Policing public space”, the author translate public space as a place for “freedom of assembly and expression”. It’s becoming more common for places […]

Poverty and Affluence

  During my walk, I found a great disparity between the more affluent section and the impoverish parts of Far Rockaway. In more recent years, since larger cities are becoming more popular, the increasing number of people have to go somewhere. Over the course of just a few blocks, I experienced very harsh differences in […]