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Sunday
15
APR

Gentrification Workshop - April Meeting

13:00
15:30
Laguna Beach Democratic Club
Event organized by Laguna Beach Democratic Club

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Join us for a workshop on gentrification presented by Chicanos Unidos and Protege Santa Ana - Against Gentrification. Gentrification is a process in which local, working class people and businesses get pushed out by developers, realtors, and investors to make room for wealthier people and larger businesses. This process is particularly harmful to working class communities of color, who are met with increased policing, unaffordable housing and evictions, and the overall cleansing of our cultures.

We welcome you to bring your own snacks or snacks to share! There is a large free parking lot directly behind the building off of 16th St.

About Chican@s Unidos
Chican@s Unidos is an activist organization that has been fighting for immigration rights and participatory defense and against gentrification and gang injunctions for the last 12 years. The group is committed to creating alternative spaces, mass-building, and education, and their efforts are currently focused on passing rent control and slow growth ordinances in Santa Ana.

About Protege Santa Ana
Protege Santa Ana is a grassroots volunteer-based collective committed to protecting local people and local businesses from gentrification and displacement.