Tagged: Gentrification

DCIFF: The Other Barrio

IPS partners with DCIFF on a film based on a short story of the same name by San Francisco poet laureate Alejandro MurguĂ­a, followed by a discussion of it's relationship to DC gentrification.

Brown Bag: We Are Family In DC

An afternoon discussion about a unique community service response to DC gentrification that is building diverse friendships across several social cleavages.

Film: Wal-Mart; The High Cost of Low Price

Here is the new date and location for the film about why DC residents are very concerned with plans to establish four big-box stores in the District by 2012.

Tan Morgul

Turkish journalist Tan Morgul discusses Turkey's Kurdish population, and describes a new Turkey born of changes in politics and regional immigration.