Green Gentrification: book review and research provocations

García-Lamarca reviews Gould and Lewis’s new book and highlights three missing and important topics for future research on green gentrification. Does greening whiten? Does greening richen? Does greening raise rents and housing prices? These are the three core questions behind Kenneth A. Gould and Tammy L. Lewis’s new book titled Green Gentrification: Urban sustainability and … Continue reading Green Gentrification: book review and research provocations

True colors of the USA: personal reflections on race and the American elections

by Stephanie Loveless* Racial issues have taken central stage during the US presidential elections. Understanding race as a fundamental dimension of any struggle for justice, it is critical to not only assess candidates' past and present racial politics but also to consider one's own racial positioning on the eve of the vote. I live in Europe but … Continue reading True colors of the USA: personal reflections on race and the American elections