The Common Speaks out on Gentrification in Bed-Stuy

  • 21st January 201421/01/14
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Bed- Stuy: Buy or Die? “…Bed-Stuy’s friendliness was the key element that drew me in when I began room-hunting there last summer, so taken by the openness of people on the street. Unwittingly, I ended up moving from Upper Manhattan into the area as part of a wave of mostly white gentrifiers who are currently, […]

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The Mayor of Bed-Stuy… Mrs. Brenda Fryson

  • 25th November 201325/11/13
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Photograph and video by Damon Winter/The New York Times MAYOR OF STOOPS The Engine Behind Bedford-Stuyvesant’s Comeback Brenda Fryson | Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Brenda Fryson’s office is on the first floor of a brownstone in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, where she has lived with her husband for four decades. She calls it “The War Room.” This is probably […]

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  • 31st October 201331/10/13
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