Matthew L. Schuerman

Matthew L. Schuerman is senior editor at WNYC and has written for the New York Observer, Fortune, and Village Voice.

A view of a Harlem corner.

How Ronald Reagan Halted the Early Anti-Gentrification Movement

An excerpt from Newcomers, a new book by Matthew L. Schuerman, documents the early history of the anti-gentrification and back-to-the-city movements.