Archinect - News 2016-02-14T01:08:41-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/145139292/black-lives-matter-and-the-politics-of-protesting-in-privatized-space Black Lives Matter and the politics of protesting in privatized space Nicholas Korody 2016-01-08T15:15:00-05:00 >2016-01-10T15:02:21-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fl/fllfk01n0ne5gwhs.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Mall of America&rsquo;s ability to so zealously suppress the December 23 [Black Lives Matter] protest there highlights how, in a nation where more and more public life takes place in privatized spaces, the ability to exercise First Amendment rights has become increasingly contingent... Legal arguments that free political speech should be allowed at malls center around the idea that the shopping center has replaced the town square as a place where opinions can be heard and exchanged.</p></em><br /><br /><p><strong>Related:</strong></p><ul><li><a title="Taking a stand against privately-owned public spaces" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/133486545/taking-a-stand-against-privately-owned-public-spaces" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Taking a stand against privately-owned public spaces</a></li><li><p><a title="For in that death of malls, what dreams may come? Archinect Sessions #32, featuring special guest co-host, Nam Henderson!" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/128736686/for-in-that-death-of-malls-what-dreams-may-come-archinect-sessions-32-featuring-special-guest-co-host-nam-henderson" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">For in that death of malls, what dreams may come? Archinect Sessions #32, featuring special guest co-host, Nam Henderson!</a></p></li><li><p><a title="NY Mayor de Blasio's Times Square overhaul runs into massive opposition" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/135027032/ny-mayor-de-blasio-s-times-square-overhaul-runs-into-massive-opposition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">NY Mayor de Blasio's Times Square overhaul runs into massive opposition</a></p></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/58950073/new-york-magazine-gives-an-exclusive-preview-of-hudson-yards New York Magazine gives an exclusive preview of Hudson Yards Archinect 2012-10-09T12:03:00-04:00 >2012-10-09T14:15:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dx/dxet0nq45lyl7tir.jpg" width="444" height="560" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In a few weeks, construction begins on New York&rsquo;s largest development ever. Hudson Yards is handsome, ambitious, and potentially full of life. Should we care that it&rsquo;s also a giant slab of private property?</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>