A Conversation About Creating More Democracy

By Andrea Marpillero-Colomina, Laura Castro, and Zef Egan

An open street on 34th Avenue in Jackson Heights. File photo: Clarence Eckerson
One of the firsts PB meetings in Porto Alegre, circa 1990. (Photo by Joaquim Felizardo / Museu de Porto Alegre).
A PB meeting about installing public surveillance cameras in 2013, in Belo Horizonte. It was the first city to develop a digital version of PB in 2006. (Photo by Prefeitura de Belo Horizonte)
Portrait of Democracy? (Painting: Howard Chandler Christy, “Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States,” 1940.)
Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, in August 2020. (Photo by Twitter user @IyadKheirbek)



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