Gentrification is such a fraught, scary word.
And what a decade has done to the city.
After the 5 Pointz area was whitewashed last year, graffiti artists were in an uproar. This act of protest calls attention to what artists see as the further gentrification of New York City.
The Stone Age is, like, so over.
“A different kind of writer’s residency program.”
Elegance Bratton’s documentary about New York City’s LGBT homeless youth and the neighborhood they call home might be the next “must see” film — if it gets made.
Photos from the fringes of China’s biggest cities. Toilets built under bed lofts, groups of renters crammed in underground windowless rooms — how the great migrations towards cities create cramped living conditions.
San Francisco asked tech companies to help local community groups in exchange for tax breaks. 21Tech’s charities, however, look an awful lot like startups.
A history of the city’s anti-tech backlash, as told through protest flyers.