A man walks down a residential Brooklyn street on the site of the proposed $4 billion mega-development Atlantic Yards project in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2007. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

The Changing Face Of Neighborhoods In An Age Of Gentrification

(MintPress) – A 75-year-old grandmother looks forward to her autumn years in the only home she has known for 40 years. In her small, rent-controlled apartment, she raised her children, survived inner-city violence and decay and became a pillar for her self-contained community. She could have stayed in this paradise of her own making for […]