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SitPS at 1: Looking back, but mostly forward

I am not good at looking back at things I’ve written unless there is discussion of a particular item, so I’m not going to compile a retrospective of the year’s posts, but I’ll tell you a few things I realized … Continue reading

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Strip clubs didn’t “ruin” Queens Plaza…

…but that doesn’t make it right to run them out of one area and cluster them in another. The City section of today’s New York Times includes an article about the transformations of Queens Plaza. Jeff Vandam, the author of … Continue reading

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How (not) to close a strip club

There are many stories of communities resisting the opening or operating of strip clubs and those communities are often successful in pushing clubs out of areas where they could operate relatively safely and into areas where they are less able … Continue reading

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