Poor, houseless, indigenous black and brown youth, families and elders launch a real solution to gentrification, homelessness and institutional mis-education of our Black and Brown Youth
What: Deecolonize Academy Open House & Ribbon cutting
July 14, 2014
According to the San Francisco Chronicle, "The good old days, when renting without a lease was no problem, and business decisions were settled with handshakes, was when the African Outlet set up shop in Hayes Valley. With commercial rents on Octavia Street rising from $5,000 to $7,000 and beyond, those days are long gone."
We are Hiding Out With No Water-Water Stolen from Thousands of Poor folks in Detroit by Privatization
"We are hiding out in our own house with no water, " Shelah a 15 year youth and poverty skola whispered on the phone to me. She went on to tell me she and her mama and 9 year old brother were one of thousands of poor families who had their water service cut off in the last few months by the Detroit Water and Sewage District