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Gentrification and Voiceless Politics

The first article I chose was the one concerning gentrification. This article focuses on Portuguese population of the Toronto area. Toronto has experienced many changes in its social makeup, as it has a very large foreign-born population. As is the … Continue reading

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Urban Politics 2

This week’s readings seemed to be directly related to the idea of politics in the city, the use of public space and the voices (or lack thereof) of the urban citizen. The first article I read was titled, “Young people’s voiceless … Continue reading

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Ownership of place

Looking at the titles of the articles I found myself immediately drawn to the article on gentrification. This article examines the effects of gentrification in an area of Toronto known as “Little Portugal”. However, the author is not looking at … Continue reading

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