Houseless Camp: ‘It’s A Sovereign Place’

By Stewart Huntington, Indian Country Today. -

Rapid City, SD - When Lakota activists set up a camp for homeless relatives in this Black Hills town last month, the police descended immediately and shut it down. The response? The activists [...]

Unhoused Community Forms Tenants Union

By Jenn Schreiter, Unicorn Riot. -

Minneapolis, MN – A tenants union was formed this past weekend by unhoused community members who have been living at the Extended Stay America hotel in Bloomington, MN. After a deal for Hennepin [...]

Research Project Gave Homeless People $7,500 Each

By Bridgette Watson, CBC.CA. -

The results of a B.C. research project that gave thousands of dollars to homeless people are in and, according to one researcher, could challenge stereotypes about people "living on the [...]

Housing Activists Claim Victory In Fight For Community Land Trust

By Philadelphia Housing Action. -

On Friday, September 25, Philadelphia Housing Action and the City of Philadelphia reached a tentative agreement to resolve a months long standoff over the fate of two homeless protest encampments [...]

Peavey Park Sanctuary Homeless Camp Evicted

By Unicorn Riot. -

Minneapolis, MN – A long-dreaded eviction of the sanctuary camp at Peavey Park took place today just after 6:00 a.m., an hour before sunrise. Minneapolis Park Police, Minneapolis Police, and [...]

Philadelphia To Temporarily Block Landlords From Enforcing Evictions

By Ryan Briggs, WHYY. -

Philadelphia court officials will announce a temporary stay on lockouts related to eviction orders Tuesday, PlanPhilly has learned. The move comes as landlord-tenant proceedings begin to ramp [...]

New Month Brings Added Urgency To Minneapolis’ Housing Needs

By Jenn Schreiter, Unicorn Riot. -

Minneapolis, MN – Advocates for people without housing are meeting today outside of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board headquarters, hours after a sanctuary encampment in the Phillips area [...]

Houseless Resist Second Eviction Effort In Philadelphia

By Marie Kelly, Workers.org. -

An encampment of over 100 houseless people sits on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway here, steps away from the iconic art museum of “Rocky” movie fame and under the noses of the Philadelphia [...]