“I have PTSD from the experience. I’ve had to take leave from work several times for therapy and I take five medications.”
A pre-dawn raid evicted Rio de Janeiro’s poorest from abandoned land in the middle of a raging pandemic.
In 2019, the UK government committed to banning no-fault evictions, but renters are still waiting for it to be implemented.
Love for Landlords started as a joke, but the landlord mentality is real.
He was apparently fed up with eviction restrictions, law enforcement sources told VICE News.
“I feel, as a mother, it is my role to protect my family and my home,” said Helia Juarez, one of the mothers who spoke to VICE News.
With more state and federal eviction protections expiring soon, activists warn of more related COVID cases and deaths.
"We are just informing our tenants what WE will do according to the election results,” the letter says.
Corporate landlords filed 5,214 evictions cases in the month following the nationwide moratorium, according to the Private Equity Stakeholder Project.
“This year has been the most stressful that many of us have faced since we’ve provided this service,” one official said.
The landlord’s mother, who was managing the property at the time, joked that the mushrooms were a “free breakfast”.