Andy

November 25, 2013

Backlash by the Bay: Tech Riches Alter a City

"They are not only expelling the homeless and the gangbangers. They are also expelling the performance artists- the poets- the muralists- the activists- the working-class families — all these wonderful urban tribes that made this neighborhood a very special neighborhood for decades. One day- they will wake up to an extremely unbearable ocean of sameness." And that's exactly what they wanted all along.

Backlash by the Bay: Tech Riches Alter a City

A technology boom- while beneficial to San Francisco- is causing resentment among longtime residents- many of whom are being forced out.