Renter Nation Rises

Housing Justice Groups Align as National Movement Grows By Jess Clarke Slide show of dozens of cities in action. <Use arrows to advance to next image.> Renters across the US are beginning to rise up against the housing affordability crises that is hitting cities, towns, suburbs and even rural regions of the country. Since the …

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Action Round-Up: Wednesday 9/20

Detroit, MI 9/20 @ 10:00 AM @ City Council Detroit Renters Day of Action is an acknowledgement that renters are numerous. We are more than 42% in number yet our issues that result in instability and displacement are not acknowledged nor are solutions considered. The national renters day of action is the beginning of our …

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Selected Photos and Videos Sept 16-18

BOSTON — Saturday 9/16/17 NASHVILLE 9/17/17 LONG BEACH 9/18  

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Highlighted Actions

SEPT 17 – 19th 2017 Nashville, TN  Nashville residents are organizing a 3-day walk from will march and ride along the proposed transit development project by the Nashville Transit Authority to demand transit development that benefits everyone. That means protecting against displacement, gentrification and skyrocketing rents, livable jobs for people who live here and accessible …

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Escalating Actions in 45 Cities Sweeping the Country

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9/18/17 Escalating Actions in 45 Cities Sweeping the Country #RenterWeekOfAction for Rent Control, Community Control of Land and Renter Rights National Contact: Jess Clarke, media@righttothecity.org, 844-788-2489 Ext. 809 Who: Renters groups in 45 cities who are part of Homes for All’s #RenterWeekOfAction. What: Marches for rent control, demonstrations at corporate landlords homes,tenant speak outs, …

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Corporate Landlords Consolidate — Renters Fight Back

Blackstone’s Invitation Homes merger with Starwood Waypoint paves way for higher rents, more evictions and slumlord management — renters are organizing a national week of protests September 18-24. (Originally published on CarsonWatch.org and Reimaginerpe.org By Jess Clarke On August 10, 2017, Blackstone group announced that is merging its Invitation Homes subsidiary with another huge corporate …

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2017 Renters Week of Action and Assemblies

This September join thousands of renters for bold and powerful actions across the country to stand up for our communities, defend our homes and fight for a world where all people have dignified and affordable homes!  Take the pledge! Join the Renter Week of Action & Political Education! Join the first national call on the …

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#RentersDayOfAction Photoset

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