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The tragedy of suburbia

I’m reading a book by James Howard Kunstler this week, the highly opinionated  writer and architectural theorist. I was reminded of his talk to the TED conference on why the suburbs are unsustainable, de-humanising, and generally a bad idea:

  • JHK’s rambling website is here, complete with article archives, ‘eyesore of the month’, bad language, and paintings for sale.

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