BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 9/13/15
Marching and chanting, “Vecinos unidos, jamas seran vencidos!” (Neighbors, united, will never be defeated), over 50 community members, families and activists gathered outside of five Boyle Heights homes, Sept. 9, to fight back against displacement and gentrification.
BY Randy Evans | Chicago, IL | 7/01/04
Chicago, IL - Residents of the Woodlawn neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side are fighting to hold on to our neighborhood. We are threatened by gentrification, which is happening in many poor areas of the city.
Arenda Troutman, Brinshore Development, LLC., Bronzeville area, Chicago Housing Authority, Chicago’s South Side, Donna Ramey, gentrification, North Kenwood-Oakland neighborhood, Residents of the Woodlawn neighborhood, threatened by gentrification, Troutman Faces Unified Black Community, Woodlawn neighborhood