In This LA Neighborhood, Protest Art Is A Verb

Posted: June 27, 2017 in poverty
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Anti-gentrification activists staged a protest outside of Weird Wave Coffee Brewers recently, chanting "Weird Cafe has got to go."

About a third of Boyle Heights’ 90,000 residents live below the poverty line. But lower rents have attracted art galleries to the area, and that is drawing the ire of residents and activists.

(Image credit: Saul Gonzalez/KCRW)

via Economy : NPR http://ift.tt/2tQKwlW

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