The Index of Systemic Trends

In many ways, the rise of Trump is actually a symptom of a much longer systemic crisis that has been building over the last several decades. This first-ever edition of The Next System Project’s Index of Systemic Trends is an effort to begin to quantify, track, and visualize this crisis.

News Outlets Covering DC Issues

730DC: a daily newsletter that connects Washingtonians to their city, to its communities, and to one another.

Afro: The Afro-American has crusaded for racial equality and economic advancement for Black Americans for 125 years.

DCist: the unofficial homepage of the District. We cover what matters to Washingtonians, whether that’s the latest piece of legislation before the D.C. Council or the best thing to order at the new restaurant around the corner.

Greater Greater Washington: a volunteer-driven, nonprofit organization that brings people together online and offline to discuss, organize, and advocate for an inclusive, diverse, growing Washington, DC region where all people can choose to live in walkable urban communities.

WAMU Radio: DC’s local NPR affiliate

We Act Radio: broadcasts from the heart of historic Anacostia in Washington, DC.

WPFW Radio 89.3 FM: The purpose of WPFW-FM Pacifica is to provide outlets for the creative skills and energies of the community, to contribute to a lasting understanding between individuals of all nations, races, creeds and colors, and to promote the full distribution of public information. Programming on WPFW is a mix of jazz, Third World music, news and public affairs.