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Good Design is a Human Right
Good Design is a Human Right
An Essay that Commemorates the 65th Anniversary of Good Design
If human rights are moral principles or norms that describe certain standards of human behavior, which are commonly understood as inalienable fundamental rights "to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being," Good Design should be considered one of those integral universal rights.
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Chicago Athenaeum chief blasts Mayor of Chicago over the city's out-of-control crime rate and recent police violence
Chicago Athenaeum chief blasts Mayor of Chicago over the city's out-of-control crime rate and recent police violence
“Chicago’s population is half of New York with three times the crime rate.”
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (December 15, 2015)...According to filmmaker Spike Lee, director of “Chiraq,” a new film about the deadly gun violence in the City of Chicago’s war zone, “Chicago’s population is half of New York with three times the crime rate.”
The Making of Good [Iconic] Design 2016
The Making of Good [Iconic] Design 2016
Sixty-five years have passed since the founding of Good Design
The original Good Design mission of Edgar Kaufmann, Jr. and designers Eero Saarinen and Charles Eames, to identify, market, award, and support the best and most important modern design of our time has resulted in the selection of thousands of objects produced the world over that have or in the process of having achieved individual iconic status.
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