A Temple University professor is asking West Philadelphia residents for stool samples with a flyer that claims "irresponsible development" may cause colon cancer.
In 2012, The Ivy House in south London was sold off to be gutted and turned into flats. Then its regulars found out about the “Asset of Community Value” – a status that could help protect nightclubs too.
The city's mayor says relocating sex workers will improve their safety. Sex workers disagree.
Kristen Gray praised the Indonesian island as “queer-friendly” but she also angered locals who accused her of foreigner privilege and gentrification.
For many, the city centre spot is emblematic of the "old Manchester" that developers and politicians are trying to leave behind.
The development will go ahead despite opposition from anti-gentrification campaigners and from within the local community.
POP Brixton and Peckham Levels are owned by The Collective, which has a combined property portfolio of £2.7 billion.
Sistah Space has won the right to stay at its office on Mare Street after mediation with Hackney Council.
The south London shopping centre is being demolished to make way for a new development. But traders within the complex say that they have not been offered a suitable place to relocate.
A VICE News Freedom of Information request reveals that there has been a 26 percent drop in homes occupied at social rent on the contested Woodberry Down estate in east London.
Two projects from LCC students explore how gentrification and austerity has affected inner-city and post-industrial communities differently.