gentrification

In Defense of Those Pesky Bird Scooters Everyone is Complaining About (and All Other Alternate…

Every workday around 12:30 p.m., I leave my desk, open my Bird scooter app and search for the nearest electric scooter. If I’m lucky, there’s…

The Battle for the Gayborhood Has Become A Passive-Aggressive Turf War

Not long ago, a young mother and father took their newborn daughter for a long walk in Chicago and ended up in Boystown, the city’s…

This City Council Candidate Thinks Bike Lanes Will Solve LA’s Gentrification Issues

It wasn’t until December 2015 — when a city service truck struck and killed a teenage boy crossing Figueroa Street, a notoriously pedestrian-unfriendly stretch of road in…