Housing

Wednesday, October 24th: Olympia Downtown Alliance Phone Zap

The Olympia Solidarity Network is launching another phone zap, which is part of a broader campaign against attempts by the city and local business owners to socially cleanse the downtown. The Olympia Solidarity Network (OlySol)...

Landlords are Finishing What Hurricane Michael Started

Mutual Aid Disaster Relief discusses how poor and working-class tenants in housing projects in Panama City are being evicted in the wake of Hurricane Michael. A call to action. Hundreds of residents in low income housing...

Hamilton: Big Landlord Issues Mass Eviction Notices Against Organized Tenants

As the Stoney Creek Towers rent strike enters its sixth month, CLV is starting to lose it. Over the past several weeks, CLV has escalated tensions with the residents of the Stoney Creek Towers, in...

Thursday, October 11th: Pacific Coast Security Phone Zap

The campaign in Olympia to beat back anti-homeless and gentrifying forces continues. Join with the Olympia Solidarity Network in their latest call-in campaign. The Olympia Solidarity Network (OlySol) is waging a campaign against anti-homeless...

Rent Strike at Portland’s Holgate Manor: Month Three

Management has been relatively quiet about the strike, while their lawyers engaged in protracted negotiations with Legal Aid Services of Oregon over numerous maintenance issues that Princeton has largely left unaddressed. But recently, they’ve...

Protest, Zap, Disrupt! Campaign Expands Against Displacement

Analysis and report on the ongoing campaign in Downtown Olympia to fight gentrification, displacement, and closing off of public space. Olympia Solidarity Network (OlySol) has moved forward with its campaign against anti-homeless security contracts held...

October 2nd: Phone Zap to Oppose Anti-Homeless Security Contract

Join with the Olympia Solidarity Network to launch a new campaign against a security firm with a hand in gentrification and attacks on the poor. The Olympia Solidarity Network (OlySol) has launched a campaign against...

Olympia, WA: Autonomous Crowd Reopens The Artesian Commons Police Respond with Force

A report from Puget Sound Anarchists about the closing ofo the Artesian Commons. Includes an analysis as well as some flyers that were distributed. At 1 PM on Saturday some unknown anonymous heroes tore down...

Parkdale Tenants on Rent Strike Visit Landlord Marina Grmusa

Action report from Parkdale tenants on rent strike in so-called Toronto. Today our neighbours at 1336 King, along with members of Parkdale Organize, visited the Mississauga home of their landlord, Marina Grmusa. Grmusa is...

The Struggle for the Artesian Well in Olympia, WA

A report on the unfolding situation in Olympia, where gentrification and attacks on houseless people have led to the closure of a park. Several days ago, people re-opened the park and held a block...