June 13, 2017 Atlanta - Fulton County resident Dorothy Hart expresses her concern during Emergency Town Hall Meeting to discuss about Property Tax Assessments hosted by Fulton County Office of Chairman John Eaves at Harriett G. Darnell Senior Multipurpose Facility on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM
Photo: HYOSUB SHIN / AJC
Photo: HYOSUB SHIN / AJC

The left must deal with its housing problem, the right says

From The Washington Post: “YIMBYism is shaping up to be for the Democrats what free trade was for the Republicans.”

2. The Democrats’ Gentrification Problem

From The New York Times: “The nation’s largest cities and metropolitan areas — home to a majority of Democratic voters — are at the forefront of the party’s most vexing racial, ethnic and class conflicts.”

3. The Urban Housing Crisis Is a Test for Progressive Politics

From New York Magazine: “It is also a political test for whether progressives will be manipulated by knee-jerk suspicions, or be able to think clearly about using the market to serve human needs.”

The issue is bigger than Starbucks, the left says

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