For the last five years, James and Deborah Fallows have been traveling across the country, meeting with civic leaders, factory workers, entrepreneurs and recent immigrants to learn about the challenges and opportunities facing small- and medium-sized cities in the United States. The Fallows offer a unique portrait of America and the people and organizations that are helping reshape our country and present a vision of hope. Learn more about their amazing 100,000-mile journey and the optimistic view they have for America’s future.
Fallows photo by Kyle Chesser
National Correspondent, The Atlantic; Co-author, Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America
Author, Dreaming in Chinese and A Mother's Work; Co-author, Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America
In conversation with Lenny Mendonca
Director Emeritus, McKinsey and Company; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors