Stories by Our Fellows

Don’t Search for Consensus Mold It

“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.”- Martin Luther King Jr. This summer I had the pleasure of interning with Living Cities, an organization that strives to mold consensus in an attempt to change the current American order. It...

Realizing the Importance of Cross-Sector Work

Before coming to Living Cities, I knew very little about cross-sector work. I admit embarrassingly that, in my mind, I cast the two sectors, public and private, as rivals. The private sector was the villain while the public sector was the hero. In the private sector,...