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Bonus post: Hattie Carthan Community Garden

Joel and I came across three community gardens in Tompkins Park North on Sunday. Two of them were the size of one or two empty lots. The other, however, amazed us. Hattie Carthan Community Garden is its name, and it … Continue reading

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One neighborhood, multiple identities

Those of you who follow me on Twitter might have seen today’s New York Times article on the gentrification (and not) of certain Brooklyn neighborhoods. It’s a puff piece, reporting what residents of unchanged neighborhoods think about those that have gentrified, instead of … Continue reading

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