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Progressive California's Growing Race Challenge

by Joel Kotkin — California's climate change concerns have been something of a disaster for the very minorities that state progressives so fervently claim to serve.
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Can Lebron James Make Los Angeles Great Again?

by Joel Kotkin — With his decision to move to Los Angeles, LeBron James has given our metropolis another reason to feel good about itself.
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California's Climate Extremism

Environmental extremism increasingly dominates California. The state is making a concerted attack on energy companies in the courts...

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Orange County Focus

How can Orange County become a better place to live for all of its residents? Joel Kotkin and Marshall Toplansky explore the challenges and solutions in Orange County Focus: Forging Our Common Future, a research brief from Chapman University’s Center for Demographics and Policy.
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Localism In America

Edited by Joel Kotkin and Ryan Streeter, a new report on “Localism in America” is a collection of essays from AEI and the Center for Opportunity for Urbanism.

The report highlights ideas and proposals from writers of diverse ideological backgrounds about the promise and limits of taking on big challenges at the local level.

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Joel Kotkin Talks with KFI's John and Ken about California and Climate Change

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