The Politics of a Building

2131 Gottingen Street

Gottingen street is a street with a lot of politics. The streetĀ has and still does embody the various social, political and partisan movements that have shaped and continue to shape Halifax as a city.

In this series “The Politics of a Street” I will look at the interesting bits of history between some of the street’s political interventions. In an earlierĀ post I examined the impacts of post WWI race riots that affected primarily (though not exclusively) the cities young Chinese population. The following post will look at the politics of a building. Continue reading