the fact that people seriously debate whether gentrification exists and whether its a good or bad thing makes it pretty clear how many people value white people’s comfort and access to wine bars and artisanal cheese over POCs ability to, you know, live indoors
we are not talking about overcrowding or lack of housing, we’re talking about homes being demolished to make space for a Whole Foods, and POC being forced out of the city once the rent skyrockets
baby are you a time traveler because you’re such a misogynist i feel like i’m in 1932
I would carry a baseball bat around with me all the time if it wouldn’t get me arrested.
If an employer is only willing to pay minimum wage…
Then they have no right to expect anything more than the bare minimum required from the employee.
And no right to be asking for experience
Especially if it’s a massive corporation