Going deeper into my World Building Assignment for school. We were split into groups of two, each choose a neighbourhood and had to reconstruct how it would look in our alternate reality where cities are built underground. I focused on Jane and Finch and further fleshed out my earlier plot by analyzing how it has suffered marginalization and what that would look like in the underground scenario.
In 2016 Toronto's underground condo market is booming. To the world Toronto appears to be a booming utopian environmentally friendly post-cold war city but on the inside issues of racial discrimination permeate especially within communities left behind by the boom. There known as the people left at the top. These communities are primarily non-white with black and indigenous people facing most of the grunt of disenfranchisement.