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What Yelp Can Tell Us About Gentrification and Race

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“What Yelp Can Tell Us About Gentrification and Race” by Richard Florida
From The Atlantic’s CityLab
A new study found that Yelp restaurant reviews in Brooklyn were less favorable in a traditionally black neighborhood than in an ethnic white neighborhood.

“The divide between who was in the café and the dominant population of the neighborhood speaks volumes.”
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