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Stadium Strip Club: The DC Strip Club Built With a HIV/AIDS Grant

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In 2010, Cornell Jones, a former gangster, opened up what would be one of DC’s most famous strip clubs. The Stadium Club would come to be known has the hangout spot for celebrities, athletes, and those purveyors of lap dances. But this week, a jury found Jones guilty of misappropriating funds from an HIV/AIDS grant to open the strip club.

This week, a D.C. Superior Court jury found that…

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Case study on why gentrification is a GOOD thing and how easy it is from some black folk who are criminals can backslide the whole deal

More rehab. #gentrification #washingtondc #columbiaheights #parkview in our alley

De-ghettofication? Rowhouse across alley from us being gutted; old garages behind it filled with garbage, crap from drug users and drug dealers being demolished #gentrification #washingtondc I shed no tears for the “way things used to be”

Old slum by the Navy Yard bulldozed, old church is next. #gentrification #washingtondc (at The Yards Park)

#gentrification Sometimes it’s happening way too fast. Sometimes it ain’t happening damn fast enough… #washingtondc #winter2014 (at Wangari Gardens)

A hipster hive #washingtondc #gentrification #shaw #ustreet #14thstreet (at Standard)

Splickety spletto we back home in the ghetto #gentrification #georgiavenue #washingtondc #columbiaheights #family (at Everlasting Life Cafe)

City life, the new version #gentrification #race #washingtondc #columbiaheights #diversity #disparity #cities #suburbs (at The Wonderland Ballroom)

Say what you will about corruption, abuse, stop & frisk…but we love our cop neighbor here #washingtondc #police #columbiaheightsdc #gentrification

The tribulations of an African American gentrifier, trying to entertain “long term residents.” (wink)

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