‘We deserve luxury too’: TikToker shows a thriving community in Starbucks in a Black neighborhood
'This is what happens when you put a Starbucks in a Black neighborhood.'
On Aug 8, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen
‘They don’t think us Black people know anything’: Woman calls out predatory letters making below-market value offers on inherited home
'There are all of these tactics that they use to try to scare you to feel like you are not able to stay in your land.'
On Jul 1, 2022 by Braden Bjella
Video shows ‘Gentrification Karen’ throwing tantrum over 8-year-old Black boy riding his bike next to her
'She bought a coffee. That means she can curse out 8-year-olds who live there.'
On Nov 23, 2020 by Kahron Spearman
This tech startup wants you to eat gentrified gruel
These oats stand for something.
On Sep 29, 2020 by Bryan Rolli
#GentrifyingGeorge thinks 152-year-old HBCU should ‘just move’
Sean Grubbs-Robishaw apparently thinks the 152-year-old institution should move.
On Apr 21, 2019 by Samira Sadeque
Video shows jogger dumping homeless man’s encampment into lake
Local residents say this is peak Oakland gentrification.
On Jun 11, 2018 by Tess Cagle
A white woman wrote a song about moving to the ‘ghetto’—and it’s gone over about as well as you’d think
Residents are not happy about this.
On May 9, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
#CroissantRat is just post-gentrification #PizzaRat
There goes the neighborhood.
On May 12, 2016 by Nayomi Reghay
Why Airbnb could be making it even harder to find affordable housing
Is Airbnb at all responsible for the rise in housing and rental prices in cities across the country?
On Jul 27, 2015 by Peter Moskowitz
How the electoral college is allowing America’s class war to spread
Hillary Clinton won the popular vote. She just didn't win where it mattered most.
On May 12, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter
GOP congressman now has to deal with adviser’s racist Facebook posts
This is abhorrent.
On Feb 5, 2015 by Eric Geller
Mayo store featured on ‘Saturday Night Live’ plans new artisanal product based on the sketch
That throwaway line sounds more delicious upon second thought.
On Jan 21, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski
Russell Brand threatens to sue the Sun for calling him a hypocrite
Brand claims he's not the story. But he's fast becoming it.
On Dec 3, 2014 by Rob Price
Russell Brand calls reporter ‘snide’ for asking how much his house cost
We bet the interviewer didn't expect it to go like this.
On Dec 2, 2014 by Rob Price