#RenterPower2018 Day 4: When We Fight, We Win

#RenterPower2018 Day 4: When We Fight, We Win By Jewel Z. Rodgers VITAL, Lincoln, Nebraska Jewel Z. Rodgers of VITAL, Lincoln Nebraska. Photo by Mike Dennis© I grew up on the backs of black liberal literature and a neighborhood swallowed in 40 years of consecutive poverty that all of a sudden had been allowed to …

RN2017 Episode 4: Organizing Tenant Unions to Win Homes For All!

Presenters: Inquilinxs Unidxs for Justicia, City Life / Vida Urbana, Tenants Union of Washington State Description: Whether you’re paying too much on rent, facing unjust evictions or being forced to live in poor conditions, organizing a tenants union build power and solidarity to fight for quality, affordable and accessible homes. This training features Tenant Union …

National: New York Times: Low Income Housing Goals Set for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Aug. 19, 2015 Read full article here The federal agency that regulates the mortgage finance companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Macon Wednesday set goals for the next two years to nudge them to provide mortgages to more low-income borrowers and to landlords who offer low rents to poor people. The Federal Housing Finance Agency is …

Boston MOVES IN A FAMILY and Launches a Radio Show from Occupied Home!!!

Get live reportbacks from the Occupied Home at-  http://non-radio.com/ Housing Activists Plan Pirate Radio Broadcast From Occupied Dorchester Duplex This Weekend Originally published in Open Media Boston 6 June 2014 – 9:34pm | RadioView by Dave Goodman (Staff) BOSTON/Dorchester – The vacant two family house on Norwell Street in Dorchester stands as a reminder that …