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Gentrification of Houston’s Third Ward: A Threat To Its African American Culture?

There is an ongoing debate on the effects of gentrification in Houston’s historically black Third Ward. While some see the benefits, others worry it will diminish the center of African-American culture in the region. News 88.7’s Florian Martin talked with some community members and business owners in the area to get their thoughts about their […]

Third Ward Gentrification Community MembersThere is an ongoing debate on the effects of gentrification in Houston’s historically black Third Ward. While some see the benefits, others worry it will diminish the center of African-American culture in the region.

News 88.7’s Florian Martin talked with some community members and business owners in the area to get their thoughts about their rapidly changing corner of Houston.

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