Gentrification in Hamburg Can Ikea Save a Run-Down Neighborhood?

Plans to build a new Ikea store in the Hamburg district of Altona have divided local residents. Supporters of the project, which would be the first of its kind in a downtown area, claim that it will bring much-needed investment to the area. But local artists and activists say it will just speed up the gentrification of the neighborhood.
Photo Gallery: Hamburg Activists Take on Ikea
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Photo Gallery: Hamburg Activists Take on Ikea

Photo Gallery: Hamburg Activists Take on Ikea
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Photo Gallery: Hamburg Activists Take on Ikea