In honor of her birthday, explore Jane Jacobs’s contributions to the city.
Jacobin Or Jacobite? (haiku) "Jane Jacobs versus - Robert Moses was the fight - of the century" Jacobs, in an ordinary mom who set out to protect the neighborhood.
The Startling Jane Jacobs Predictions That Are Coming True Today
This plan of Robert Moses' Cross Manhattan Arterial Highway shows where the expressways would cause demotion and displacement effecting thousands.
Josh Cochran made this awesome illustration for this article about the prophecies of Jane Jacobs. She’s known for championing urban diversity. But her real prescience lay in her fears about the fragility of democracy in America.