Gentrification: A Student’s Perspective on The Intensification of Modern Displacement in New York City

How widespread gentrification is continuing to shape the future of our city.

Ishrat Jahan
Mar 13 · 5 min read

“…as our city continues to grow, our communities are in danger of falling apart…”

“…this proposal will help put forth and implement stronger tenant protection laws and regulations in New York City…”

A painting symbolizing gentrification to stop in the neighborhood of East New York, Brooklyn.

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Generation Citizen (GC) works to ensure that every student in the United States receives an effective action civics education, which provides them with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in our democracy as active citizens.

Ishrat Jahan

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Generation Citizen (GC) works to ensure that every student in the United States receives an effective action civics education, which provides them with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in our democracy as active citizens.