New Village Press
The publishing arm of ADPSR, specializes in books about urban ecology, community-based arts, environmental and social justice, and citizen-initiated activism. New Village brings the world inspiration and practical ideas for building healthy, just communities and vibrant cultures. We are commited to creating inclusive, sustainable, and joyful environments through our publications. Random Kindness and Senseless Acts of Beauty. By Anne Herbert and M. Paloma Pavel, illustrated by Mayumi Oda. Edited by Tom An...
Petition Update: AIA Responds - Condones Torture and Killing - Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Responsibility
With regards to the death penalty, it is equally shocking and troubling to imagine that architects who design spaces intended to kill other people are welcome in the world’s largest professional association for architects. As AIA put it in their letter, The AIA Code of Ethics should not exist to create limitations on the practice by AIA members of specific building types. Really not even gas chambers? And spaces for solitary confinement! Best Projects from 50 Years of Citizen-Engaged Community Development.