Reclaiming Neighborhoods

HACLA Tenants and Other LA Human Right to Housing Collective Members File Lawsuit against Housing Authority Tenants who were excluded from recent public meetings and processes file suit for violations of the State’s Brown Act and tenants’ right to organize What: Last month, LA Human Right to Housing Collective members filed a lawsuit in State […]

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Topic: Reclaiming Neighborhood

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RECLAIM: OUR CITY, OUR HISTORY MARCH & CONCERT MTA Headquarters (One Gateway Plaza, behind Union Station) December 1st, 2010 3pm Top 10 reasons to come out and support the BRU & LA Human Right to Housing Collective March & Concert on December 1st: #10 Fight against War, Militarism and Racism. The Pentagon’s base budget is […]

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Topic: Human Right to Housing

LOS ANGELES HUMAN RIGHT TO HOUSING COLLECTIVE TO GATHER AT COURTHOUSE TO SUPPORT TARGETED HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS Wednesday, October 13, 2010 Press conference at 8:00 am Arraignment at 8:30 am Participant organizations and advisory: LA Humanr Right To Housing Advisory WHERE: Los Angeles Superior Court-Central Arraignment Court; 429 Bauchet Street, LA, 90012 WHAT: Tenants denounce use […]

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Topic: Public Housing

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Public Housing is our Home Union de Vecinos was founded fifteen years ago in the struggle to protect public housing in Los Angeles.  At the time we were an the margins of the debate around public housing.  But things are changing,  with the economic crisis and the failure of market based strategies to address housing […]

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Topic: Tenants Rights

  Price of ‘progress’: displacing low-income tenants MAR 31 2010   By Joy Hepp Residents of the Boyle Heights community in East LA already know how to protect their community from outside dangers. Years of protests in the 1980s halted the construction of a nearby prison; legal action spearheaded by Councilmember Jose Huizar staved off […]

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