Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Nov 14 2013 22:28
No matter how you have come to the conclusion that we need community control over land and housing, we have to actually organize if we are going to get there.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Nov 6 2013 23:21
Democratic socialists are always on the edges of libertarian communist debate, and with elections in our rear view its important to find a way to counter their logic.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Nov 1 2013 06:45
Portland Solidarity Network is entering a new phase of their wage theft campaign, and with this trying to present a new way of approaching labor and housing.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Oct 22 2013 22:56
We may not like to admit it, but we have to raise money to make our organizations function.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Oct 18 2013 22:52
When organizing around foreclosure defense, it is usually best to stick to what you know.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Sep 6 2013 00:41
An Eviction Free Zone may look great on paper, but it will only be transformative if it sees evictions as a symptom of something deeper.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Sep 5 2013 07:47
A video of the Housing is a Human Right march and rally that challenged the City of Rochester and pushed the housing justice movement even further.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jul 21 2013 07:46
While many people's experience with organized religion has lead them to be critical, these are still the largest organized non-commercial entities in the world. Here is a look at the how and why of drawing in churches to organized housing resistance and justice work, as well as an entire range as we shift to a larger anti-austerity movement.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jul 6 2013 02:28
Article written to look at the Metro Justice's Housing Committee, created by housing justice activists to add dimension to Rochester's housing movement and to support Take Back the Land Rochester.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jun 19 2013 12:57
Learn the story of eviction resister Leonard Spears, and how he decided to stay in his home despite his foreclosure.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on May 21 2013 06:58
A detailed look at the production process for our documentary Expect Resistance, which looks at the growing housing justice movement by looking at Take Back the Land Rochester.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Apr 20 2013 20:14
With the recent Labor Notes Troublemaker's School in mind, how can labor begin to further tie into the housing struggle? Voices from We Are Oregon, Labor Notes, and elsewhere say that this may be from finding an "intersection" in struggle.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Apr 17 2013 22:45
Check out this interview with Noam Chomsky about the growing housing justice movement, the future of Occupy, and how direct action can play into all of this.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Mar 15 2013 20:41
A video look at how the housing liberation efforts of Take Back the Land Rochester can affect a homeless family, and can serve as a model for community direct action.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Feb 6 2013 19:32
Though the economy may be on the upswing, it doesn't erase the inequality that sits under the surface.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jan 31 2013 21:04
When thinking about what kind of housing model we really want for the future, we can see the new structures sprouting in the very acts of resistance we have today.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Dec 25 2012 00:48
When it comes to institutional analysis and eviction defense, is citing the Constitution still at the top of the list?
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Dec 18 2012 06:03
A look at why direct action can be the foundation of transforming housing in eviction defense, foreclosure resistance, and housing liberation.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Nov 25 2012 22:53
Foreclosures have become a raging fire, destroying whole communities in their wake. Tenants of foreclosed buildings often times have the least control over their situation. Here is a look at some rights that tenants do have during a foreclosure, and why we need to step even beyond these.