Gentrification: the process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx of middle-class or affluent people into deteriorating areas that often displaces poorer residents.
Gentrification: When Black neighborhoods become White.
We’ve seen it occur in plenty of communities in Chicago. Check out this video by comedian Michael Che that perfectly describes what happens when a neighborhood becomes gentrified. P.S. Isn’t his accent cute? Sounds like 50 cent
Have you experienced gentrification in your neighborhood? Did it hurt or help the community?