Gentrification

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Cut Throat City' on VOD, RZA's Ambitious Saga About Disaffected Men Lost in Post-Katrina New Orleans

13 hours ago   |   New York Post

This is a gentrification drama crossed with a heist thriller.
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'Vampires vs. the Bronx' Is a Kids' Movie About Class Warfare

18 days ago   |   Wired

The latest film from Netflix is about fighting back against gentrification and the bourgeoisie-just like 'Dracula' before it.
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How the left killed another major NYC development

How the left killed another major NYC development

24 days ago   |   Politico

NEW YORK - It's New York City's biggest development setback since the deal to bring Amazon's headquarters to Queens flopped last year - and the latest victory for New York's...
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Progressives Defeat Brooklyn Project That Promised 20,000 Jobs

26 days ago   |   NY Times

The developers behind Industry City abandoned a rezoning proposal after progressive leaders raised concerns about gentrification.
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Getting a seat at the table: Seasiders continue to fight for equality on the peninsula

Getting a seat at the table: Seasiders continue to fight for equality on the peninsula

27 days ago   |   KSBW

Fort Ord was the first integrated military base in the U.S. and the families that moved to Seaside because of that say gentrification is pushing them out of the peninsula.
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Members of Congress slam Industry City rezoning

27 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York   |   2 articles

Nearly a dozen elected officials Tuesday urged the City Council to reject the proposed Industry City rezoning - and the land-use process itself. In a letter, Reps. Hakeem...
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Little Village youth protest gentrification, Little Villlage Plaza new owners: 'We're not gonna let things get taken away from us anymore'

1 month ago   |   ABC

Little Village youth led a protest on Wednesday night asking local politicians to include the community in new development plans.
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Rally held to save Little Village Plaza, scheduled to be torn down

1 month ago   |   ABC

Young people in Little Village held a rally Wednesday to save a discount mall.
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The Rhetorical Weapons of Liberal Nimbyism

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

The West Side Community Organization describes its mission as twofold: to “advocate for a restored quality of life for residents, visitors, and the small business community”...
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Germany: Protesters clash with police in city of Leipzig

1 month ago   |   ABC News

Hundreds of demonstrators protesting against gentrification have clashed with police in the eastern German city of Leipzig for a third night in a row, injuring 11 officers
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Breathtaking fall scenes from around the world

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Deadline looms, but COVID relief deal may be far off

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Presidential candidates to be muted during opponent's initial responses at second debate

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6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

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Supreme Court to Hear Cases Tied To Trump's Polices On Mexico Border

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Supreme Court to hear case over border wall funding

Supreme Court to hear case over border wall funding

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Canada-US border closure extended to Nov. 21

Canada-US border closure extended to Nov. 21

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Jeffrey Toobin was masturbating in front of New Yorker bigs, report says

Jeffrey Toobin was masturbating in front of New Yorker bigs, report says

The New Yorker writer and CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin didn't just expose himself during a Zoom work call - he was caught masturbating, and those in the online meeting included... Read more ...