Posts Tagged Gentrification


Making the rounds is audio of Spike Lee giving a passionate response to a question on gentrification and whether or not it is a good thing. This for me isn’t an easy question to answer as no doubt the additional services and increase in property value is great for those own, but those left renting are often displaced. Heck, in 2001 after I left LexisNexis in Chicago, I considered moving back to Boston so I could be closer to family. I went so far as to secure a new job with a major publisher. However, didn’t end up moving back […]

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