Posts Tagged ‘eviction’

The Pandemic Has Made Homelessness And Eviction Even More Deadly

Above Photo: Volunteers with Southern Solidarity’s New York team pause for a photo while handing out supplies to the city’s unhoused folks. When you’re unsure where your next meal is coming from, COVID-19 isn’t usually your top priority “Once the pandemic hit, it was very clear that nothing was going to be done to support […]

Report Details Corporate Landlord Gluttony As Millions Face Eviction

Above Photo: Tenant rights activists leave prop body bags outside the home of New York State Senator Brian Kavanagh on February 28, 2021 in the East Village neighborhood of New York City. Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images. By striking down the CDC’s eviction moratorium, said one critic, the Supreme Court “sided with rich corporate landlords […]

CDC eviction ban ended by Supreme Court: Four questions about its impact answered by a housing law expert

Image Credit: Jason Armond/Los Angeles Times The Supreme Court on Aug. 26, 2021, ended the Biden administration’s ban on evictions, putting millions at risk of losing their homes. The ruling, by a divided court, said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention exceeded its authority in continuing a moratorium on evictions after Congress failed to […]

Supreme Court Sacks CDC Eviction Ban

The US Supreme Court on Thursday lifted the temporary eviction ban, originally imposed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for 120 days starting in March 2020, but repeatedly extended first by the Trump administration, then by the Biden administration. It was finally-finally-maybe set to expire on October 3, 2021. The Court said […]

Supreme Court Halts Biden Eviction Moratorium

The Supreme Court on Thursday halted the Biden administration’s eviction moratorium, holding that it was “virtually certain” that the landlords who claimed the centers for Disease Control exceeded its legal authority would win. The victory of the property owners was expected. The CDC’s argument that it could unilaterally impose a nationwide moritorium in any place […]

For Missouri congresswoman, eviction fight is personal

Roughly two decades before she was elected to Congress Rep. Cori Bush of Missouri lived in a Ford Explorer with her then-husband and two young children after the family had been evicted from their rental home. So for Bush, a freshman Democrat from St. Louis, the debate over whether to revive the moratorium on evictions […]

Biden Scrambles To Renew Eviction Moratorium Before Kamala Harris Throws Him Out Of White House

Biden Scrambles To Renew Eviction Moratorium Before Kamala Harris Throws Him Out Of White House WASHINGTON, D.C.—After pressure from suffering special interest groups across the country—and upon the realization that Vice President Harris was about to kick him out of the White House—President Biden quickly signed an executive action to extend the eviction moratorium today. […]

Pelosi, Democrats call on Biden to extend eviction ban

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the House Democratic leaders called on the Biden administration to immediately extend the nation’s eviction moratorium, calling it a “moral imperative” to prevent Americans from being put out of their homes during a COVID-19 surge. An estimated 3.6 million Americans are at risk of eviction, some as soon as Monday. […]

Federal Court Rules CDC’s COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Is Unlawful; Evidently ZIONIST Gates Money is Corrupting Our CDC, Politicians, EVERYTHING

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, testifies during a Senate hearing in Washington, on July 20, 2021. (Stefani Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)JUDICIARY BY JACK PHILLIPS July 23, 2021 Updated: July 25, 2021biggersmallerPrint A federal court ruled on July 23 that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) overstepped its authority by halting […]

Relief For Millions As US Apex Court Keeps Eviction Bans In Place

Above Photo: A “Cancel The Rents” demonstration by the Party for Socialism and Liberation in Oakland, California. Liberation. In a step that brings relief for millions of low-income families across the United States, the Supreme Court decided against a stay on a federally-imposed eviction moratorium. In a step that brings relief for millions of low-income […]

Israel delays controversial Palestinian eviction hearing in East Jerusalem

A controversial Israeli court hearing on plans to evict a group of Palestinians in East Jerusalem was postponed on Sunday after the attorney-general asked to defer the case. The Israeli Supreme Court was due on Monday to hear an appeal against the evictions in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood in the city. But Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit’s […]

Israel’s top court postpones Palestinian eviction hearing amid Jerusalem violence

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Intimidation. Extortion. Eviction: This is the brutal reality for Palestinians in Silwan, Jerusalem

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CDC extends eviction ban through June 30 as regulators vow crackdown

The CDC initially released an order in September barring eviction for nonpayment of rent through the end of 2020, citing a 1944 public health law. Congress extended it in December, and the Biden administration renewed it again through March 31. Congress has also enacted more than $45 billion in rental assistance to help distressed tenants […]

Tribals / Forest Dwellers are facing eviction and backwardness in Yogi Raj

   The population of Tribals (Scheduled Tribes) in Uttar Pradesh is 11.35 lakhs of which 80% are landless. That is why the Forest Rights Act – 2006 and Rules 2008 came into force for the empowerment of Tribals. Under this law, Tribals and non-Tribals living in a Reserve Forest area were to be given a […]

British lawmakers call to prevent Palestinians’ eviction by settler groups

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National Day Of Action For Eviction Moratorium

Above photo: Twitter. Participants took to the streets in the hope of swaying the Biden administration. Boston, MA – As part of the National Day of Action to Prevent Evictions, City Life/Vida Urbana organized a rally called “Housing Is The Cure!” on January 13. Protesters gathered outside of the Boston Housing Court on New Chardon Street and […]

Eviction Moratorium Is A Useful Lesson In How Reform Happens

Ray Valentine describes how collective disruption “outside the political process” won tenants significant concessions. It didn’t make a lot of headlines, but in the recent stimulus and government funding deal, Congress extended what is probably the most significant federal housing policy in a generation: the nationwide eviction moratorium. We should study how it came to […]

Family Faces Eviction By Agency Meant To Help Them

By Poor People’s Army, Popular Resistance. January 1, 2021 Above photo: Activist Cheri Honkala at the homeless encampment at 22nd and Ben Franklin Parkway. Alejandro A. Alvarez/Philadelphia Inquirer. Philadelphia, PA – Imagine being a parent, hustling “gig economy” jobs, without a home during the COVID-19 pandemic. For Jasmine and Ariel, this has been the reality […]

Land Grab in Progress: The UN’s Agenda 21 evident in councils’ staggered eviction of people from their lands

This is Agenda 21, now Agenda 2030. Plain and simple. ‘They’ plan to own all property. To get that in a simple clip watch this one. [embedded content] To enlarge on that obtain Rosa Koire’s book Behind the Green Mask. Rosa has many videos on YT (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPUJcxSKTOKaz5tVGfqDmKQ/videos) also explaining the agenda. She spotted it (as […]

Portland Mayor Caves to Anti-Eviction Anarchists, Says More Occupations May Follow

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler admitted Monday that the apology he issued to the squatters of a foreclosed house could lead to similar occupations. The mayor apologized to the anti-eviction anarchists who drove police from a now three-block “autonomous zone.” “I hope it is not an ongoing phenomenon,” Mayor Wheeler said in an article published by […]

Louisville mayor blasts proposal to only extend eviction ban by 30 days

The CDC’s eviction ban is set to end on Dec. 31, but the package proposed by a bipartisan working group of senators would push the expiration date to Jan. 31. Congressional leaders were due to meet Tuesday afternoon with an aim to negotiate some form of relief measure before the end of the week. Instead […]

The Red House And The Future Of Eviction Defense

As I entered what has arguably now become a sort of gated community in reverse, I was welcomed everywhere I went, whether with words of greeting or just the sorts of eye contact that says more than enough.  Not to extend the previous analogy with Palestine too much here, but the feeling is a bit […]

Portland Community Beats Back Eviction, Erects Barricades

Eviction comes when COVID-19 deaths are exploding and the end of the eviction moratorium looms. On Tuesday morning, Portland community members successfully repealed heavily armed and militarized Multnomah County Sheriffs backed by Portland police officers, who were attempting to evict the Afro-Indigenous Kinney family, who has lived in the “Red House on Mississippi” in the […]

WATCH: Eviction Protesters Attack Portland Police, Set Up ‘Autonomous Zone’

Portland Police Bureau officers came under attack Tuesday as they attempted to serve an eviction on a foreclosed house. The previous owners of what is now called the “Red House on Mississippi” were ordered to vacate in September. Portland officers arrived at the “Red House” on Tuesday morning and were greeted by a crowd of […]

Dozens of East Jerusalem Palestinians face eviction following settlers’ lawsuits

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Expansion and Mass Eviction: Israel ‘Takes Advantage’ of Trump’s Remaining Days in Office

In a few words, a close associate of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, summed up the logic behind the ongoing frenzy to expand illegal Jewish settlements in Israel. “These days are an irreplaceable opportunity to establish our hold on the Land of Israel, and I’m sure that our friend, President (Donald) Trump and Prime Minister […]

Up to 40 Million People Facing Eviction Across America-Coronavirus Surge in Homelessness

By infostormer -October 29, 20200 The Wall Street Journal recently put out a report describing how around 30 million to 40 million people across the country could be evicted after the eviction moratoriums end.https://platform.twitter.com/embed/index.html?dnt=false&embedId=twitter-widget-1&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1321070765266161664&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Finfostormer.com%2Fup-to-40-million-people-facing-eviction-across-america%2F&theme=light&widgetsVersion=ed20a2b%3A1601588405575&width=550pxhttps://platform.twitter.com/embed/index.html?dnt=false&embedId=twitter-widget-2&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1321032629320404992&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Finfostormer.com%2Fup-to-40-million-people-facing-eviction-across-america%2F&theme=light&widgetsVersion=ed20a2b%3A1601588405575&width=550px This is a looming disaster. You can blame the government lockdowns for this. Maybe Anthony Fauci can explain how this amount of people […]

The Next Steps In Eviction Defense

Above photo: Tiago Fernandez/Getty Images. A few thoughts on intentions, tactics, and building eviction defense networks. Oregon – Here in Portland, there are signs that the movement for Black lives and the movement for actually affordable housing are increasingly intersecting in all kinds of ways.  Among the networks engaged in popular education and resistance organizing […]

Portland Protests, The Fire And Organizing Eviction Defense

Portland, Oregon is one of the epicenters of the rebellion against police violence that broke out after the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Portland has a long history of racism and abusive police. David Rovics, a composer, performer, organizer and activist, joins Clearing the FOG to speak about the history of Oregon as a […]

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