Tags » Economic Poliicy And The American Economy

These 7 Cities Expose Exactly What Gentrification Is Doing to America

These 7 Cities Expose Exactly What Gentrification Is Doing to America

 By Zak Cheney Rice October 22, 2014

LIKE MIC ON FACEBOOK:

Twenty-five years ago, the term “gentrification” was largely unfamiliar to the average American. 1,633 more words

Critical Black Issues

Is It Time For Federal Anti-Gentrification Zones In NYC?: Gothamist

Some of these concepts are familiar. An early-1990s federal preservation program called the Low-Income Housing Preservation and Resident Homeownership Act (LIHPRHA) provided federal funding to nonprofit organizations and tenant groups to purchase their buildings, before Congress defunded it in 1998. 478 more words

Critical Black Issues

Poverty Has Same Effect On The Brain As Constantly Pulling All Nighters | ThinkProgress

One of the study’s authors, Harvard economist Sandhil Mullainathan, told the Washington Post, “Poverty is the equivalent of pulling an all-nighter. Picture yourself after an all-nighter.

446 more words
Critical Black Issues