Gentrification

12 Points Against Seattle’s New Youth Jail

For more than five years, thousands of people in Seattle have fought the construction of a new $210 million youth jail in Seattle’s Central District, the city’s historically African-American neighborhood. People from all walks of...

Keep It Local: Gentrification and Art in Minneapolis

This past month Frostbeard Studio, a Powderhorn shop specializing in “homemade candles for book nerds,” had its windows smashed out and its walls tagged with anti-gentrification graffiti. Responses to this incident have varied, from...

Oakland: Police Destroy ‘The Promised Land’ Community Village

Editor's Note: We got this story too late and already Oakland, CA police and city works employees have destroyed a beautiful DIY village on unused public land that was put up in response to the...

From the West Bank to West Oakland: Danny Haber Kills

Submitted to It's Going Down Gay Shame dropped a banner last night in solidarity with those gentrified out of 1919 Market St. in Oakland. Danny Haber, the monstrous real estate speculator who makes cash off ruining...

Bathroom Windows Smashed in Olympia, Wa

Anonymously Submitted to It's Going Down On January 20th in downtown Olympia, Washington, windows of the bathrooms at Heritage Park were smashed out by some locals. These bathrooms are closed every night at sundown, and there...

Philadelphia: Attack on Gentrification

Submitted to It's Going Down We want to honor and carry on the struggle of the friends and comrades we've lost. Feral and Denalda lost their lives in the Ghostship fire. Both of them were involved...

Montreal: “I Support My Comrades and Their Vandalism”

From Montreal Counter-Info Download and Print Poster Here In 2016, upwards of 20 yuppie businesses were vandalized in Hochelaga. At a loss for how to stop these direct actions, the city and businesses have recently rallied together...

Denver: Attacks Against Gentrification

Submitted to It's Going Down On a cold winter night here in Denver we took action to show our discontent with the recent construction of luxury condos in our neighborhood and the gentrification that has been...
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Defend the Hood

From subMedia.tv In 2016, numerous attacks were launched at diverse symbols of gentrification in the Montreal neighborhoods of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve and Saint-Henri. We wanted to give space to the people involved so that they can explain a...

Louis Cyr, the Police, and the Gentrification of St-Henri

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