Gentrification's a Helluva Thing

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The list is very, very long.

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Funny how all of the things you mentioned have to do with class rather than race. But OK, you do you.

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72% white population with Asian and Hispanic populations above that of Black, and native - mixed - other combined being more than Black. Yeah, not that hard to see why you'd think white people are the crux of every issue you take with the variety of pseudo-cultures around town

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"Finding the tiniest thing that offends you and claiming you're now oppressed: White people."

So am I to assume that the I/A is white?

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Haters' gonna hate.

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1 - all you have is anger. Sad, ineffectual, self defeating anger.

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So many triggered white dog "moms and dads" on this comment thread. HA!

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WOW. You're unwillingness and inability to see people of color in the shops and cafes around you makes you sound pretty narrow-minded and sounds like a kind of racist thing to do.

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^Yup. This IA is def a white troll trying to make POCs look dumb. Or a POC who doesn't realize that this is how Portlanders act and the fact that downtown is like 98% white doesn't have much to do with it.

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Gentrification = growing economy