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Economy
Taking Back Tijuana
Taking Back Tijuana

A dramatic spike in narcoviolence, and a plunge in tourism and the economy, has altered Tijuana’s cultural life in unexpected ways.

HAHA Store: D.I.Y. Art and Fashion
HAHA Store: D.I.Y. Art and Fashion
TJ’s New Nightlife
TJ's New Nightlife

In Tijuana, Mexico, a generation of young entrepreneurs is leading a movement to reclaim their struggling downtown.

Trover Bookstore
Trover Bookstore

After a half-century on Capitol Hill, beloved shop comes to the last chapter.

Brush With Death
Brush With Death

Business at a North Philly memorial T-shirt business is, sadly, booming.

“Work Is Work, No Matter What You Do”

Although the Mission District has been hit hard by the recession, residents are in some ways better psychologically equipped to deal with economic crisis.

Mexican Street Clowns
Mexican Street Clowns

Payasos callejeros are firmly rooted in Mexico’s urban panorama, alongside traveling salesmen, boleros, prostitutes and mariachis.