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Gentrification & Displacement


WURD Radio's recorded panel discussion: 

Urban Displacement Project's video, Gentrification Explained: 



Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity's report, Revitalization without Gentrification:


How to Kill a City by Peter Moskowitz

Check out: 

Dealing with Gentrification Toolkit:

Urban Displacement Project:

For community education / workshop facilitation: 

CORAJUS (Coalition for Racial Justice): 

For assistance: 

Community Legal Services: 

Philadelphia Basic Systems Home Repair:

Longtime Owner Occupants Program:

Germantown First-Time Homebuyer Counseling:

Tenant Union Representative Network:

Time Banking


Time Banking on Good Morning America: 

Time as Money trailer (watch in full by setting up a free account on

Check out: 

Womanist Working Collective Reciprocity Time Bank:

Community Land Trust


Arc of Justice documentary​: 



Streets of Dreams documentary:

(both films are short and available with a free account on


The Next System Project on CLTs:

Cooperative Business, Cooperative Housing, Cooperatives Misc.

Housing, Cooperative Living, & Intentional Community

Get involved with: 

Women's Community Revitalization Project:   

Philadelphia Coalition for Affordable Communities 


How our housing choices make adult friendships more difficult:

Check out: 

Life Center Association in West Philly:

The story of New Communities Inc in Albany, GA

PUSH Buffalo:

Grassroots Organizing & Movement Building 


The Next American Revolution by Grace Lee Boggs​

Bridging the Class Divide by Linda Stout

Civic Engagement and the Restoration of Community (34 pages) by Peter Block:

Small Works / Little Actions Everywhere Yes! Magazine article:

Check out: 

Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership, Detroit:

Piedmont Peace Project

Community-Based Solutions / Optimism for the Future (in general)


Yes! Magazine: (subscribe to e-newsletter or home delivery)

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