Tag is exactly gentrification
2021-02-28The twitter page CovidWhileBlack shared a story, which I have linked, titled "COVID-19 Exposes the Black Community's Long History of Housing Instability." The struggle to keep a roof over one's head had been even more difficult through this pandemic, but even more so for many Black people. This article describes the shocking statistics of the inequalities. With many people losing their jobs, and with only 47% of the Black US population owning their own homes, the pandemic had caused many Black Americans to face evictions. These are sad statistics showing the state of inequality against Black citizens, especially during this pandemic. Real change needs to be made.
#CancelRent And Eviction Blockades in Brooklyn: Black Queer Women and Femmes Fight for the Right to HousingIm submitting an auto-ethnogrpahy I completed this summer about the housing movement during covid.
2020-03-17What did my neighborhood looked like during the first phase of the New York State lockdown. How my neighbors responded to the crisis