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The 'Before it's gone — Take it back' campaign started in #NYC to fight #gentrification and has supporters as far away as India. Organizer inspired by Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing.' http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/activist-selfie-ish-nabes-article-1.1876402 #bethechange

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Spike Lee Had A Very Good Reason For His Gentrification 'Rant'

Spike Lee Had A Very Good Reason For His Gentrification Rant

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Tracking Brooklyn's Rapid-Fire Gentrification With Google Street View

Google Street View Offers a Glimpse at the Incredible Rate of Gentrification in Brooklyn - http://thedreamwithinpictures.com/blog/google-street-view-offers-a-glimpse-at-the-incredible-rate-of-gentrification-in-brooklyn

the Guardianfrom the Guardian

Art project aims to document gentrifying city: 'It's not just Brooklyn'

Supporters of crowdsourced art initiative say takeover of inner-city areas by affluent outsiders 'is a concern everywhere'. http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/18/brooklyn-gentrification-project-document #NYC #bethechange

As we stand in unity for our brothers we can't forget our black sisters! @NYjusticeleague @Blklivesmatter #nyc

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Time Magazine's Cover Reminds Us Some Things Haven't Changed In America

America 1968 Baltimore Riots 2015 Time Magazine Cover...Also read the story of the photographer: Devn Allen just 26 http://time.com/3841077/baltimore-protests-riot-freddie-gray-devin-allen/

Marcus Garvey was a Jamaican political leader who started the Universal Negro Improvement Association(UNIA). This organized had over fifty thousand members and created other organizations to help the black community.

Winona LaDuke. American Indian activist, environmentalist, economist & writer of Anishinaabe descent. A graduate of Harvard and Antioch Universities with advanced degrees in rural economic development. Executive Director of Honor the Earth, which she founded in 1989. LaDuke became an activist in Anishinaabe issues, helping found the Indigenous Women's Network in 1985.

Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, NL, 1888

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Gentrification in Providence

Gentrification in Providence | Geography Education

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.

Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966, which was the most ambitious civil rights campaign in the North of the United States, and lasted from mid-1965 to early 1967.

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Are Black Women Excluded From The Feminist Movement?

Activists Discuss Racial Inequalities Within Feminist Movement