Tag: gentrification

6 articles

No Man’s Land

Fear, racism, and the historically troubling attitude of American pioneers.


A Changing Mission

To whom does San Francisco’s oldest neighborhood belong?


Please Snort Me: An Oral History of Brooklyn's Most Notorious Bar

The story of Kokie’s, and its gentrifying Williamsburg neighborhood.


How Much Tech Can One City Take?

How a burgeoning tech workforce swallowed San Francisco.


Confessions of a Black Gentrifier in D.C.

A young black gentrifier gets lumped in with both groups, often depending on what she’s wearing and where she’s drinking. She is always aware of that fact.

Clash of the Bearded Ones

Hipsters vs. Hasids in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. A skirmish over a bike lane becomes a battle for a neighborhood.