Posts tagged Community
The activists fighting to save inner-city LA from gentrification

Art galleries moving into Los Angeles' Boyle Heights neighborhood insist they come in peace, but residents see it differently: rather as a wave of fresh gentrification that raises rents, dilutes their community, and prices them out of their homes. Now many are fighting back.

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The Florida youth team encouraging kids to get on their bikes

Fresh out of jail, Dwight 'Screamer' Wells vowed to help Florida's youth follow a different route than his own. His plan: to turn inner-city kids away from gun violence and onto biking instead. Francisco Alvarado went to meet the founder of Bikes Up Gunz Down.

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