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99% Invisible

Roman Mars

Arts, Design

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Top 200 40
Design 1

Design is everywhere in our lives, perhaps most importantly in the places where we’ve just stopped noticing. 99% Invisible is a weekly exploration of the process and power of design and architecture. From award winning producer Roman Mars. Learn more at <a href="http://99percentinvisible.org">99percentinvisible.org</a>.<br/> A proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX. Learn more at <a href="http://radiotopia.fm/">radiotopia.fm</a>.

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212- Turf Wars of East New York

May 11th, 2016

Episode 226 of 253 episodes

Neighborhoods are constantly changing, but it tends to be the people with money and power who get to decide the shape of things to come. New York City has an especially long history with change driven by landlords and real estate investors. Today, change is taking the form of gentrification, but in the 1960s, the neighborhood of East New York became a nexus of what has since become known as white flight. Turf Wars is an episode from the series There Goes The Neighborhood from WNYC Studios and The Nation Magazine. Turf Wars of East New York

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