Russell City was deemed a blighted area in the 1950s, prompting mass relocations of its 1,400 citizens, who were mainly Black and Latino.
There's something profoundly pompous about a self-proclaimed progressive lamenting about gentrification, all while reaping the benefits of it and directly causing it.
Protesters in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood issued a list of demands, including a call for the "de-gentrification of Seattle, starting with rent control."
Gentrification overwhelmed seven of America's largest and wealthiest cities, with coastal urban areas such as New York City and Washington, D.C. contributing to a majority of the nationwide economic displacement.
The fire-gutted house is located in the affluent Willow Glen community in San Jose.
Bodega, a startup that wants to put mom-and-pop corner stores out of business, is facing backlash and possible legal issues.
In the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles, artists and activists have faced off in a pitched battle about the future of the city.
"I shouldn't have to see the pain, struggle, and despair of homeless people to and from my way to work every day," he wrote.
For three to five days, Airbnb offers a "entirely new way" to experience the City by the Bay.
A new documentary explores how Silicon Valley has turned the city known for its diversity and freedom of expression into a homogenized "gated community."
The rapper lives with his parents, listens to Jamaican dancehall music and wants to write the Indian 'Taxi Driver.'
What does a Williamsburg music festival do when the music scene is moving away from Williamsburg?
Yes, his voice does sound like that in person.
The Upper East Side is the coolest neighborhood in New York, proclaims The Daily Beast. Here's our guide to the area's rising hipster locales.