Stories by Neil Peirce

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Posted on: Feb 20, 2007, Source: The American Prospect

Smart growth is newly fashionable. But what will it take to turn fashion into national policy?

Posted on: Sep 5, 2006, Source:

Imprisoning millions of nonviolent drug users is a failed strategy -- but there are some solutions that actually work.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2006, Source:

Why is the government still looking to spend billions on new coal-fired power plants when clean energy sources are at our fingertips?

Posted on: Jan 2, 2006, Source:

A California Republican proposes a middle ground between anti-immigrant xenophobia and the nation's need for unskilled labor.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2005, Source:

The flood waters have receded and residents are rebuilding their lives, but the Bush Administration's failure to take charge of the reconstruction will leave deep scars across the nation.