Gentrification

15 episodes


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This was a good episode looking at "artwashing" by real estate developers and the role of artists in gentrification. Developers are no longer stopping at murals but putting live artists in buildings t...Show More

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This is an interesting episode about gentrification. Talks of a tale about a old pizza shop and a new hipster pizza shop that takes its place...and its sign.

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To the woman who persists and holds her ground despite all the attempts from the landlord to renovict her out 💪

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I didn't know that the portmanteau "Renoviction" was from Vancouver, Canada! Also not surprised.

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Good episode analyzing all the claims on gentrification from multiple angles based on available data. Appreciated the effort.

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“We like your culture sometimes unless it inconveniences us” Even though whether the Go-Go music stayed on or not is not comparable to some of the larger issues of gentrification like affordability im...Show More

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Enjoyed this discussion about Asian food in mainstream culture - when is it appreciation vs appropriation? Is it okay?

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I talk about the success of Vancouver Chinatown activists' push back against a proposed gentrifier condo building.

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Hear from multiple gentrifications across different cultures on the changing face of Seattle's Chinatown International District.

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A good 101 on gentrification -- history, what it is, signs, issues, and some solutions.

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Power woman Dr. Diane Wong talks about the importance and power of oral histories and her experience collecting oral histories for Chinatowns across US and Canada. She also talks about the mobilizatio...Show More

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Go Mei Lum of NYC's Chinatown! I admire her work on using culture to fight back against cultural appropriation and gentrification.