Author Archives: Jonathan Coppage
About Jonathan Coppage
Jonathan Coppage is a TAC associate editor. He received a BA in Political Science from North Carolina State University, and previously attended the University of Chicago, where he studied in the Fundamentals: Issues and Texts great books concentration. Jonathan also worked at The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology and Society. Jon can be followed on Twitter @JonCoppage, or reached by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The best writing on urbanism from around the web
Tocqueville’s first taste of the United States came via a now-lost defining feature of the urbanizing republic.
Fight for your right to rent out your own basement.
Lemonade embeds the stadium celebrity back into the civil society traditions of black women.
The best urbanism writing from around the web
The democratic underpinnings of good urbanism can sometimes matter even more than the building plans.
Urban affordability crises are the products of a century of well-intentioned city regulations.
Solving such an extreme housing crisis with single-family homes is like solving a fire with gasoline.
Can religious liberty protect black churches from an invasive species of buffered selves?
Conservatives of every stripe sign on to a landmark blow struck against mass incarceration.
Shale and scandal combined to unravel Germany’s prized industrial champion.
“Starchitects” and administrators enjoy debt-fueled binges on the infrastructure of higher consumerism.
Reflecting on this year’s In Defense of Christians summit—without Ted Cruz
Why New Orleans localism beat the world’s most famous architects
Donald “Stay and we keep the oil” Trump is a self-made caricature manufactured for the media—who won’t go quietly.
“Blackwater” and “Hardhome” mark the transition of the HBO show from domestic politics to an existential peril.
A new generation of conservatives has risen to the defense of walkable neighborhoods and traditional development.
Charles Marohn talks to Jon Coppage and Ben Schwarz about conservatives and cities.
Join us at the Congress for the New Urbanism, and for a Friday evening reception.
Turning the tables on the DNC is Paul at his political best; to win, he’ll have to curb his thin-skinned worst.← Older posts
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