Gentrification and the contextlessness of white readings of Dr. King.

Nothing speaks to the cynicism of a city government (and its apologists, mostly developers cashing in) that would throw a few words from Dr. King on some metal fencing at this site, the ‘Gateway’ to inner North/Northeast, and then facilitate the destruction of the long-time black community in the same area, as Trudy talking about the mis-use of Dr. King in rhetoric this past week:

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