In a Changing New Orleans, Gene's Po'Boys Loses to Gentrification
Locals told us what the 50-year-old shop means to them, and why seeing it replaced by condos is so devastating.
How 'Woke' Liberals Convince Themselves That Gentrifying Is Okay
As a gentrifier myself, I decided to study how we justify what we're doing.
How Miami Locals Are Dealing with the City's Rent Crisis
Here's how people can actually afford to live in Florida's most happening city.
Seattle's Fight to Save The Showbox, Its Most Important Venue
Artists like Pearl Jam and Duke Ellington once graced its stage. Now activists are trying to save it from demolition.
Photos of Life in 'Portugal's Toughest Neighborhood'
Photographer José Ferreira's new project captures a marginalized community as it's torn down.
Oat milk is coming to your town. Here's how.
The milk substitute is spreading fast
How anti-gentrification activists derailed Amazon’s New York City plans
"I think this marks a turning point because of the size and power of Amazon."
Fried Chicken Restaurant Takes Down 'Insensitive' Paintings of Rappers After Outcry
A new restaurant in a gentrifying area of DC received backlash from locals for paintings that showed rappers as chickens.
Browsing Black History
On Turning Racist White People into Memes to Cope with Collective Trauma
While names like #BBQBecky and #PoolsidePete are catchy (and funny), many believe the terms for white people weaponizing 911 calls against Black people in blatantly innocuous situations is a form of dealing with pain.
Starrene Rhett Rocque
What Happens When Latinx People Gentrify Latinx Communities
LA's Boyle Heights is gentrifying despite a battle to ward off outsiders, and Latinx people may have something to do with that.
New York City Sued Airbnb Operators For Allegedly Posing As Fake Hosts
A $20.7 million lawsuit implicates a ring of real estate agents and companies posting multiple listings on sites like Airbnb, HomeAway and VRBO.
How to Get a Job at Amazon’s HQ2 if You Really Want It
Amazon is invading Queens, New York and Arlington, Virginia with thousands of jobs and societal disruption. Here’s what you need to know before you join the Jeff Bezos empire.