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Gentrification: Who is the Villain?

Gentrification: Who is the Villain?

Photo: BRIC on Facebook Who is the villain? The question kept coming up at Brooklyn for Sale: The Price of Gentrification, a town hall meeting hosted at Bric by Brooklyn Independent Media, January 28.


Hand-Lettered Art By Harriet Faith. Quote From Travels With Charley By John Steinbeck Hi there! Okay....Please don't hate me for this one.
A Quote About Love

A Quote About Love

Hand-Lettered Art By Harriet Faith. Quote By Dr. Martin Luther King ??This week's quote is a belated homage to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose life and work is particularly celebrated on his birthday, January 15.

An Open Letter from City Councilmember Laurie Cumbo: Planning for the Future of Crown Heights with Mutual Respect

City Councilmember Laurie Cumbo Dear Neighbor, Rapid change, growth and development are happening throughout Brooklyn.


Hand-Lettered Art By Harriet Faith. Quote By Elizabeth Kubler-Ross Oh me oh my! Yes it is a late start this year, but, late really is better than never....

A Cultural Reunion on a Snowy BK Day

A Cultural BK Snow Day Yes, granted. Some folks are not so fond of the snow, particularly those in the New England area and those who have to spend hours rescuing a semi-buried car or wrestling with tortoise-paced traffic.

Town Hall Discussion Digs at the Roots of Gentrification

"Brooklyn for Sale: The Price of Gentrification" Town Hall Meeting at BRIC.

BRIC to Hold Town Hall Meeting on Gentrification

Photo courtesy BRIC Join Brooklyn Independent Media on Wednesday, January 28, from 7:00pm - 9:00pm, for a live broadcast of their town hall entitled, Brooklyn for Sale: The Price of Gentrification.

Is Starting Over Really That Difficult?

By Dr. Robert Gore A few days ago, I started panicking: It kind of came from out of nowhere. Pacing around the living room. Back and forth. Back and forth. Back and forth. I was fine last week, so what was the big deal now? I couldn't focus.

6 Robo-Rebels Win First Place at the First Lego League Competition

By Clarissa James On January 25, 2015, The 6 Robo-Rebels of DIVAS for Social Justice competed in the Brooklyn Qualifier for the First Lego League (FLL) competition and took first place in the presentation challenge of the competition.