Month: November 2015

Real Talk about Gentrification in Oakland

¬†Gentrification: The process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx of upper¬†middle class or affluent people into deteriorating areas that often displaces poorer residents. Let me first say that I’m not against redevelopment. Oakland is one the most racially and culturally¬†diverse cities in the Bay Area, so I am all for the city of Oakland

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