homelessness

"No Vacancy at Shelter in Place Hotels"

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 01/24/2021 - 05:39
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The Marys of Gay Shame

The Marys report on the formerly empty hotel rooms now housing previously homeless people in San Francisco. The city wants to close the "Shelter in Place"/S.I.P. hotels ASAP, but has promised to permanently house the current tenants at the hotels. Mary Crisis, who works inside one of the hotels, joins us. (The City's preferred term for people inside is "guests" - a weird term, given the extreme surveillance, lack of toilet paper, and no real plan for getting people into housing...at the same time as hundreds of thousands of condos sit empty throughout the Bay Area.)

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Why oppose the Vancouver 2010 Olympics

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 02/15/2010 - 10:16
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Franklin Lopez

The Olympic Resistance Network has called for a convergence to protest the Vancouver Winter Olympics. This video explains some the reasons why these activists have organized the first ever anti-Olympic summit.