In April of this year, one of the country's biggest mall operators — General Growth Properties, owner and/or manager of over 200 properties in 44 states — filed for bankruptcy, mortally wounded by the exodus of retail tenants.
Good riddance to bad rubbish, some say. But wait, my Inner Marxist wonders: isn't that the voice of bobo privilege talking?
BY ALEXIS ROCKMAN
Artist Alexis Rockman's rendering of Manhattan's Upper East Side under catastrophic climate conditions.
CHANGE OBSERVER: PROJECT ARCHIVE
Report on the Freeplay fetal heart rate monitor, which won the 2009 INDEX award in the Body category.