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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 16–27.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Lori A. Flores The late 20 th and 21 st century tech boom-related gentrification of San Francisco has rapidly and violently displaced longtime city residents, particularly in the predominantly Latino neighborhood of the Mission District. While some may characterize this gentrification as more...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 94–102.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Mission District, the campaign to save the International Hotel, the fight against “Manhattanization” of San Francisco through high rises downtown, the rise of community-based nonprofit housing developers alongside the establishment of rent control, and the contentious battles over space during the dot-com...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 6–9.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., we crept out of the park and meandered from the Haight through Hayes Valley, the Civic Center, deep into the Financial District, where there was a club on Battery called the Old Waldorf, owned by Bill Graham. Battery, batteries, the city and its defenses, military or cultural, through which time...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 78–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... McCloud remarked, If you take acid long enough, you ve gotta deal with Jesus McCloud s gallery, The Institute of Illegal Images boasts the largest private collection of blotter art in the world, tucked inside his Victorian home in San Francisco s BOOM | W I N T E R 2015 81 Mission District. Illegal...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 44–53.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Jim Hinch In 2006, the evangelical Mariners megachurch in Orange County began to incorporate the teachings of Mavuno, an evangelical church in Nairobi, in its mission. Kenyan evangelicals have become leaders in Mariners, and Mariners members have travelled to Mavuno to learn from members there...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., twenty-one mis- sions had been founded, nine of them by Franciscan Juni- pero Serra.3 Mexico secularized California s missions in the 1830s. The Mexican-American War eventually resulted in the 1848 surrender of California to the United States. Califor- nia s composition changed dramatically once again...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 98–108.
Published: 01 September 2015
... 102 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM grade by concentrating its fissionable isotope, U-235. He designed the industrial plant to manufacture the enriched product in a rural Tennessee district known as Oak Ridge a plant that would concentrate every atom of the uranium for the bomb dropped on Hiroshima. He...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 64–70.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Santa Rosa, Long Beach, San Francisco, Pasadena, Santa Barbara, Fullerton, and Los Angeles. The PWA built a state-of-the-art orthopedic school for crippled and mal- nourished children in San Francisco s Mission District. Not only did the Sunshine School feature ramps and ele- vators now mandated by the...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 54–63.
Published: 01 December 2014
... obtained permission to hold a volunteer community olive harvest there and began establishing 49er Olive Oil, a nonprofit olive oil venture. My self-appointed olive oil mission has been not only to get 49er Olive Oil up and running, but to immerse myself in the world of California olive oil and to try to...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 4–15.
Published: 01 December 2014
... his California. Jon Christensen: There will be a lot of people who will read this who haven t, amaz- ingly, heard of Heyday and Malcolm Margolin. So what is Heyday? Tell me a little bit about its mission and its history. Malcolm Margolin: It wasn t deliberate. I didn t want to set up a publishing...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of Fine Arts in the 1940s and 1950s, UC Davis in the 1960s and 1970s, and the Mission District in San Francisco in the 1990s. By focusing on the people as much as their works, Fertile Ground aims to tell the stories of artistic breakthroughs, social changes, and personal histories. Artists examined...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 51–59.
Published: 01 September 2014
... already been decimated by disease and other mission-period impacts. Hankins has Plains Miwok ancestry on his mother s side of the family, from the Central Valley, and Osage from Missouri on his father s. Hankins grew up in the Bay Area, but his parents lived at something of a cultural remove from their...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2014
...-sixth Street Mission District apart- ment, covered in beautifully unruly fuchsia bougainvillea. I loved the diversity, creativity, and engaged community Ellis Act evictions (when a landlord can legally evict all tenants in a building to get out of the rental business) first took off during the dot- com...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 103–113.
Published: 01 June 2014
... parlors during a vice raid, the San Fran- cisco Chronicle ran lists of restaurant closings, and the nightly bacchanal along newly gentrified Valencia Street in the Mission District evaporated like a morning-after dream. Office furniture flooded the secondhand market, with office rentals sometimes...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 76–86.
Published: 01 June 2014
... elevated to a major topic of discussion when writer Rebecca Solnit published a column criticizing them in the London Review of Books in February, 2013.3 Solnit lives in the Mission District and she sees the tech boom and the buses as changing the character of what was once a great city of refuge for...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 7–19.
Published: 01 June 2014
... flame-wars that have raged online around Solnit s views and take the time to listen to her concerns in full and in the context of the diverse voices in this issue exploring what s the matter with San Francisco. We spoke with her across the kitchen table in her home in the Mission District. Boom: What s...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 86–97.
Published: 01 March 2014
... cultures with hybrid loyalties. Historically, since the borderline was drawn between the two countries, Texas border counties have been among the poorest regions in both countries. Those in New Mexico and Arizona were sparsely populated agricultural and mining districts; and in the more affluent west, Baja...
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Boom (2014) 4 (1): 24–35.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the celebration of hedonism sort of ended in California that way. That really did change a lot of things, and I became very, very tragic. That whenever I would see this car crash, two kids die, I thought, oh, there s youth cut down again. Even now in the Castro District. I go to this gym in the Castro...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 85–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the other statewide offices for a while. But there might be some opportunity at the local level where candidates can have a personal relationship with voters, like in city council and mayor s races. But in assembly districts, in congressional districts, when you re running for state controller, it s...
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Boom (2013) 3 (3): 28–37.
Published: 01 September 2013
... bought and sold the Valley helped guarantee the rise of the modern city, the one we live in. the Mission Play so popular in those days. It was during this speech, after all, that Mulholland linked LA to a kind of manifest destiny. This rude platform he declared, is an altar, and on it we are here...