Ep 1: Gentrification in Atlanta (11/15/17)

Nov 22, 2017, 02:29 AM

This excerpt from the second half of the hour-long show incluldes an interview with Natallie Keiser, Senior Associate at the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Atlanta Civic Site, discussing their affordable housing programs. It also includes part of a discussion with Tanya Washington, a resident in Atlanta's Peoplestown neighborhood who is fighting the city's attempt to use eminent domain to take possession of her house. For more information about Tanya's battle and background on gentrification in Atlanta, see Cliff's article in The Guardian (https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/nov/10/atlanta-super-gentrification-eminent-domain) or Atlanta Black Star (http://atlantablackstar.com/2017/11/10/gentrification-comes-atlantas-last-working-class-black-neighborhood/)

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