Against the Grain

Against the Grain – December 24, 2007

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The Battle Against Gentrification

In the past decade, cities like San Francisco and Oakland have witnessed skyrocketing housing costs and the ejection of poor and working class people from affordable dwellings to make room for high income tenants and owners. Guest host Ramsey Kanaan speaks with Dawn Phillips and Gilda Haas about the political economy of gentrification.