A new art collective on the East side, Canopy, is helping to change the neighborhood. The East side is rife with complaints about gentrification as established communities are pushed out in the name of progress. Thriving businesses are bulldozed over, reducing stock and lives to rubble in a process of cultural genocide. Rents are raised […]
A.J. Whitaker is from San Antonio who decided to make it big in Austin. Every day she curses the traffic and all the other people who had the same idea to move. When she is not passing judgment on businesses she is submitting fiction to literary journals. Follow her success and lack of it, on her personal blog www.smashlin.com.
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