Privilege, Gentrification and Thrifting

Do those of us who don’t need to thrift shop contribute to gentrification?

22 West Magazine
Feb 2, 2018 · 3 min read
One of the amazing, but an overpriced vintage thrift stores on Haight-Ashbury St. on San Francisco, Calif. Called the Haight and the Upper Haight, this neighborhood is known for being the birthplace of the “hippie” counterculture that the more contemporary “hipster” counterculture evolves from (Photo courtesy of ashton on Flickr)

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For students, by students.

22 West Magazine

A publication for the students, by the students. Since its inception, the vision of this publication has been to be "the students' newspaper." With each new staff and in this new iteration, 22 West Magazine has progressively taken steps to keep true to that ideal.