This edition: Rumble in ChinatownTweet
Original tape date: March 20, 2017.
First aired: March 22, 2017.
On this edition of Independent Sources, hosted by Garry Pierre-Pierre, we look at whether gentrification is good for Chinatown. The debate over the impending changes coming for one of the country’s largest remaining Chinatowns.
Tomie Arai Co-Founder, Chinatown Art Brigade
Wellington Z. Chen Executive Director, Chinatown Partnership
Chen-Yo Chi Tenant Organizer, CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities
ManSee Kong Co-Founder, Chinatown Art Brigade
Irene Shen Organizer, Chinese Staff and Workers Association
Melanie Wang Tenant Organizer, CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities
Betty Yu Co-Founder, Chinatown Art Brigade