gentrification

Georgetown University published a study that analyzes the negative impact of D.C.'s booming economy on Black residents, and it offers solutions to stem the exodus.

A billboard in Atlanta is causing some heads to turns on a morning commute to work. A number of signs down I-285, including one off of Redwine Road and another near Conley Road, display big white words reading “BLACK PEOPLE ARE BEING PUSHED OUT OF ATLANTA”. The signs are linked to a documentary called Gentrified produced by […]

Harlem has become an attractive destination for a diverse set of entrepreneurs. There are mixed views on how the change is affecting the community.

Willie Morgan, who hails from Georgia, grows actual cotton in Harlem to teach children in his neighborhood about slavery.

A wave of gentrification threatens Langston Hughes' house. But a group of Black artists are battling to save the historic house.

The White man who was caught on video berating another White man about his White privilege is speaking out about the footage.

If you’ve been a New York City resident for some time, you’ve likely noticed how your once empty subway car is still packed with people,…

A lawyer has come forward to claim responsibility for the “exclusively for white people” stickers posted in several Austin, Texas businesses during the city’s popular…

I’ve spent my entire career as a civil rights activist and anti-violence advocate. I hear from folks all over the country about how fed-up they…

Spike Lee (pictured) and his criticism of the gentrification of New York, more specifically Brooklyn, was one of the most-buzzed about topics in the news yesterday. After…

Spike Lee (pictured) has spoken at length in times past about how his beloved borough of Brooklyn has changed over the years due to gentrification. Last night,…