So Where Does That Leave Us?

I wish I could say, “Now I know how we can reap the benefits of gentrification, but prevent the negative effects.” Unfortunately, I find myself with only a few answers and a plethora of new questions. I don’t think I, or any researcher, can provide any concrete answers though. I see the answers in the community members and the collectives and organizations they form. Yes, research is invaluable and can provide great foundations for change, but at the end of the day I think the community coming together and fighting the good fight is the answer. So let’s hope they do. 

So Where Does That Leave Us?