Dave Bowers

Coming Soon

  • How to Make a Great Government Website

    Dave Guarino

  • When Was the Last Time We Built a New City?

    Jan Sramek

  • The Fault in Our Forecasts

    Susan Hough

  • California vs. Big Soda

    Scott Kaplan

  • Debugging Tech Journalism

    Timothy B. Lee

  • It’s 2024 and Drought is Optional

    Casey Handmer

  • The Highway to NIMBYism

    Devon Zuegel

  • When RAND Made Magic in Santa Monica

    Pradyumna Prasad Jordan Schneider

  • The EA-Progress Studies War is Here, and It’s a Constructive Dialogue!

    Clara Collier Jason Crawford

  • The “TESCREAL” Bungle

    Ozy Brennan

06: California

This magazine contains the key to ultimate pleasure. Soda taxes. Think tanks. Much more than you wanted to know about public benefits administration. California ideologies. The narcissism of small differences. What does it take to build a city these days? Fault lines. Development hell. The road to Silicon Valley was paved in gold. Why shouldn’t we grow all the alfalfa we want?