Home Tags Black Communities

Tag: Black Communities

Gentrification And The Death Of Black Communities

AFRICANGLOBE - There is no city in this country where Black people are safe from the current method of displacement known as “gentrification.” Washington, D.C. once had a majority Black population and was known as “Chocolate City.” Perhaps it is now the “Café au Lait City,” as the Black population has fallen below 50 percent. That dynamic gathers steam in New York and other cities and continues to push people out of their homes, deprive them of needed services and erode their quality of life.

Book Proves Black People Do Support Each Other’s Businesses?

AFRICANGLOBE - Among the most controversial claims about Black communities is that they often don’t support other Black businesses. But an author in the US has put this claim to the test and has proved that this belief is a lie.