Goodbye, Oakland — and Every Other City Losing Its Battle With Greed

This is for the ones who’ve been here and don’t plan on leaving, no matter what the tech-boom money says

This is for the artists and poets, the hustlers and students, those with homes overlooking Seminary and those who make homes out of plastic bags overnight. How it all feeds into each other, a never-ending sentence to the same story.

Bay Area writer, blogger, teacher. Books: Piñata Theory (2020); This Is Not a Frank Ocean Cover Album (2019). Twitter + IG: @alan_chazaro

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