Derek ThompsonI wrote about NYC's housing insanity and America's.
We are, in short, "bluelining" ourselves to death: Filling Manhattan's skies and the Southwest's deserts with luxury housing while failing to build enough units in or near our most productive metros.
Carnivores are falling for the magic of a longer menu full of plant-based meats.
Derek ThompsonI wrote about why the 2020s will be Peak Meat in the U.S.
Between the 1970s and 2000s, US per-capita meat consumption increased from 120 lbs/year to 140. But the rapid rise of plant-based alternatives makes it likely that this decade is the top.
Derek ThompsonIn sum, Boomers vs Millennials is the most important dynamic in Democratic politics.
The 2020 primary is an election featuring two groups that, in a parliamentary system, would be two coherent parties: older mod-libs vs. young progressives.