Gentrification Causes Spike in Black Amish
“Our ancestors were working these fields long before they were,” spoke Deshawn, one of the newest members of the Lancaster, PA, Amish community.
“They may have brought experience from the old country, but the land here runs in our bloodline.”
Deshawn is one of the many faces of the new black Amish. His family was forced out of nearby Philadelphia due to increasing…