“At work in Tactical Urbanism is the distinction between theoretical and practical discourse. The former is the realm of professionals (architects and urban planners, as well as city administrators, lawyers and so forth), while the latter is the realm in which norms are tested and refined. Baraona and González are trying to collapse the two realms into each other in order to forge “a connected society” which  ”is able to take the city back.” 
From: MAS Context 14: Communication and Its Discontents

At work in Tactical Urbanism is the distinction between theoretical and practical discourse. The former is the realm of professionals (architects and urban planners, as well as city administrators, lawyers and so forth), while the latter is the realm in which norms are tested and refined. Baraona and González are trying to collapse the two realms into each other in order to forge “a connected society” which  ”is able to take the city back.” 

From: MAS Context 14: Communication and Its Discontents

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