For Ark Republic’s “Whose Block is it Anyway?” Sabeena Singhani, gives voice to residents living in Bushwick Brooklyn who negotiate their space and identity in the midst of gentrification.
Interviewing Maria of Mil Mundos bookstore and Pati of Mi Casa No Es Su Casa, and two community members, the real effects of gentrification on poor people, and people of color gives insight on ways a large working-class community is not only rethinking, but disrupting the shifting landscape.
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