gentrification

March 30, 2015
eastside

Gentrification: “Against the New Baltimore”

March 30, 2015 - Segment 1 - We revisit the topic of gentrification in Baltimore, springing from D. Watkins' recent piece for salon.com: "Black history bulldozed for another Starbucks: Against the new Baltimore."
March 25, 2015
openwalls

Gentrification (K)Not

March 23, 2015 - Segment 4 - We take a sneak preview of the documentary Gentrification (K)Not, a documentary that explores the meaning of the terms revitalization and gentrification focusing on the Station North neighborhood in Baltimore.
March 16, 2014
story

Public Housing And The J. Van Story Branch Building

March 14, 2014 - Segment 2 - In our continuing coverage of the privatization of public housing in Baltimore, we talk to Floyd Vines, resident of the J. Van Story Branch Senior Building in Station North, and Jeff Singer, housing activist and Founder and former Executive Director of Health Care for the Homeless.
July 22, 2013
Highlandtown

Gentrification And Displacement In Baltimore

July 22, 2013 - Segment 2 -We speak with Lawrence Brown, assistant professor of public health at Morgan State University, and political activist Jude Lombardi talking about gentrification and displacement in Baltimore.
June 21, 2013
Highlandtown

Gentrification And Displacement In Baltimore

June 21, 2013 - Segment 4 - We close out the show with Lawrence Brown, assistant professor of public health at Morgan State University, and political activist Jude Lombardi talking about gentrification and displacement in Baltimore.
June 20, 2013
My Brooklyn: A Documentary Film

My Brooklyn: A Documentary Film About Gentrification

June 20, 2013 - Segment 3 - Documentary filmmaker Kelly Anderson discusses her film My Brooklyn about gentrification in her neighborhood, which is showing tomorrow night in Baltimore.
May 28, 2013
Clearing vacant housing in Baltimore to make way for community gardens

Clearing Baltimore Vacants To Make Way For Community Gardens

May 28, 2013 - Hour 1 - We discuss reports this week that indicated the City's plan to demolish blocks of majority-vacant housing around the city, relocate the few residents living on those blocks, and construct community gardens in their place. We talk to a panel of experts about what this means for the future of Baltimore.