Homeless Moms Spark Bill to Punish Landlords for Leaving Homes Vacant
“Many of these affordable homes were snatched up during a foreclosure by corporations who then kept the houses vacant or flipped them for hefty profits.”
Instead of Helping Homeless People, Cities Are Bussing Them Out of Town
"If you look at the logical extension of what’s going on, whether it’s a move-along law or one-way bus ticket, it’s 'let’s erase people, let’s render them invisible.'"
The Homeless Moms Who Were Evicted from a Vacant Oakland House Might Get the Chance to Buy It
The mothers had been demanding for weeks that the real estate company that owns the home consider selling the property to them at a fair price.
California Is About to Start Housing Homeless People in Old FEMA Trailers
“When we heard about the possibility of these emergency trailers being available to serve our homeless residents, Oakland was the first in line.”