Tag: Gentrification

In response to the issue of gentrification in Long Beach and other cities, KCET's documentary, "City Rising," captures the negative effects increasing development has on low-income residents. 1/24

“City Rising” draws a local crowd in Long Beach

A new documentary criticizing gentrification brought loud cheering from a full audience at Long Beach’s 4th Street Art Theatre Wednesday night. The theatre hosted a screening of “City Rising,” produced by non-commercial educational and independent television station KCET. The film focused on the issue of displacement in six California communities:[Read More…]

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