Do Rent Strikes Actually Work?
More tenants in big cities are joining together to withhold rent from bad landlords. But staging a rent strike is tough—and winning is even harder.
Group of Toronto Striking Renters Declare Victory
The landlord of a Parkdale building has backed down on their rent increase demands following the two-month-long strike.
Months-long Toronto rent strike ends in win for tenants
The strike speaks to a growing backlash on the part of tenants, who are feeling the crush of rising housing costs.
Why I Decided to Stop Paying Rent
What it’s like to risk eviction fighting one of Toronto’s worst landlords.
Pissed off Renters in Vancouver and Toronto Are Finally Fighting Back
It’s no coincidence that a tenant union and rent strike are making headlines in the same week. But getting mad has its rewards and risks.
Rent-Striking London Students Won Compensation for Their Crappy Housing
Their dorms were turned into a building site so they refused to pay rent.
Pissed-Off London Residents Talked About a Rent Strike Last Night
Is the battle to live in London about to escalate to a whole new level?
Is It Time for London to Go on a Rent Strike?
When you can't afford rent, why not try not paying it?