Press Coverage 9/11/17-10-6/17 Renter Week of Action and Assemblies

Press Coverage 9/11/17-10-6/17 Renter Week of Action and Assemblies

Date Outlet City Title Link
9/11/2017 Sonoma Sun Sonoma County Upcoming Renter Week of Action https://sonomasun.com/2017/09/11/about-renter-week-of-action/
9/13/2017 KCET / Link TV LA/ CA City Rising, Multiple videos and articles https://www.kcet.org/shows/city-rising/the-story-of-city-rising
9/14/2017 Sonoma Sun Sonoma County Who Cares about Renters Issues? http://sonomasun.com/2017/09/14/who-cares-about-renters-issues/
9/17/2017 News Channel 5 – Nashville Nashville Coalition Lists Demands For Mayor’s Transit Plan http://www.newschannel5.com/news/local-news/coalition-lists-demands-for-mayor-s-transit-plan
9/17/2017 NewsChannel 5 Nashville Coalition Lists Demand for Mayor’s Transit Plan http://www.newschannel5.com/news/local-news/coalition-lists-demands-for-mayor-s-transit-plan
9/18/2017 Colorlines US #RenterWeekOfAction Addresses Nationwide Housing Crisis http://www.colorlines.com/articles/renterweekofaction-addresses-nationwide-housing-crisis
9/18/2017 LA Weekly Los Angeles L.A.’s Housing Crisis Is Now the Nation’s Housing Crisis http://www.laweekly.com/news/america-is-now-a-renters-nation-8655627
9/18/2017 Orange County Register Samta ANa Activists push for more affordable housing, rent control in Santa Ana http://www.ocregister.com/2017/09/18/rent-advocates-push-for-more-affordable-housing-rent-control-in-santa-ana/
9/18/2017 Tennessean Nashville Billion-dollar transit plan must benefit all Nashvillians http://www.tennessean.com/story/opinion/2017/09/18/billion-dollar-transit-plan-must-benefit-all-nashville/677818001/
9/18/2017 Tennessean Tennessee Billion-dollar transit plan must benefit all Nashville http://www.tennessean.com/story/opinion/2017/09/18/billion-dollar-transit-plan-must-benefit-all-nashville/677818001/
9/19/2017 ABC5 Minneapolis Apartment Tenants Take Grievances to Twin Cities Landlord’s Front Door http://kstp.com/news/apartment-tenants-take-grievances-to-twin-cities-landlord-front-door/4608251/?cat=1
9/19/2017 BillyPenn Philadelphia Photos: Protesters outside Ben Carson’s Vaux High School visit https://billypenn.com/2017/09/19/photos-protesters-outside-ben-carsons-vaux-high-school-visit/
9/19/2017 Fox 17 Nashville Protestors call Nashville’s $6 billion transit plan the ‘gentrification train’ http://fox17.com/news/local/protesters-call-nashvilles-6-billion-transit-plan-the-gentrification-train
9/19/2017 KEYT3 Santa Barbara Activists rally for renter’s rights in Santa Barbara
September 18-23 is ‘Renter Week of Action’
http://www.keyt.com/news/santa-barbara-s-county/housing-activists-rally-for-renters-rights-in-santa-barbara/623759263
9/19/2017 Metro – Philadelphia Philadelphia Ben Carson to oversee reopening of Philly school, protests planned https://www.metro.us/news/local-news/philadelphia/ben-carson-to-oversee-reopening-philly-school-protests-planned
9/19/2017 NewsChannel 5 Nashville Activists Protest Transit Plan, Hope For Affordable Housing Instead http://www.newschannel5.com/news/activists-protest-transit-plan-hope-for-affordable-housing-instead?autoplay=true
9/19/2017 Next City US Here’s What U.S. Cities Gain If Housing Is Affordable https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/affordable-housing-renter-protests-renter-week-of-action-2017
9/19/2017 OC Weekly Orange County Housing Activists Kick Off “Renters Week of Action” in Santa Ana www.ocweekly.com/news/santana-rallies-for-renters-rights-8435363
9/19/2017 Philadelphia Magazine Philadelphia Time for a Protest: Ben Carson Is Coming to Philly on Tuesday http://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/09/19/ben-carson-philly/#3fRAPDmdQ5l5jWxs.99
9/19/2017 Philly.com Philadelphia HUD Secretary Ben Carson helps open a North Philly high school http://www.philly.com/philly/education/amid-protests-ben-carson-helps-open-philly-high-school-vaux-big-picture-pha-20170919.html
9/19/2017 StarTribute Minneapolis Angry renters demonstrate outside landlord Stephen Frenz’s home http://www.startribune.com/renters-begin-week-of-protests-in-twin-cities/445881113/
9/19/2017 Tennesean Nashville Activists warn of Mayor Barry’s transit push becoming ‘gentrification train,’ demand benefits http://www.tennessean.com/story/news/2017/09/19/nashville-transit-activists-gentrification-train-mayor-barry/680816001/
9/19/2017 The Progressive Duplicate? Renter Week’ Brings Protests to Corporate Landlord and HUD Offices https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://progressive.org/Resist/renter-week-brings-waves-of-protest-to-corporate-landlords/&ct=ga&cd=CAAYADIaZTMyNTUxZDRhMzVjNGQ0ODpjb206ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNEP2odBOXR8OhV0SUxxZE8-xAWAaQ
9/19/2017 The Progressive National ‘Renter Week’ Brings Protests to Corporate Landlord and HUD Offices http://progressive.org/dispatches/renter-week-brings-waves-of-protest-to-corporate-landlords/
9/19/2017 Twin Cities Pioneer Press St. Paul Romanish, Snyder: Pricing tenants out of their homes http://www.twincities.com/2017/09/19/romanish-snyder-pricing-tenants-out-of-their-homes/
9/19/2017 Univision Santa Ana Con una protesta, inquilinos en Santa Ana exigen que se respeten sus derechos http://www.univision.com/los-angeles/kmex/noticias/protestas/con-una-protesta-inquilinos-en-santa-ana-exigen-que-se-respeten-sus-derechos-video
9/19/2017 WKRN.com Nashville Some worry $6 billion Nashville transit plan won’t benefit their communities http://wkrn.com/2017/09/19/some-worry-6-billion-nashville-transit-plan-wont-benefit-their-communities/
9/19/2017 WSMV-TV Nashville Residents, community activists raise concerns over Nashville mass transit plan http://www.wsmv.com/story/36406392/residents-community-activists-raise-concerns-over-nashville-mass-transit-plan
9/20/2017 Alternet US Tenants Nationwide Tell Landlords They’re Fed Up: Renter Week of Action
A week’s worth of rallies, protests and demonstrations aims to unite renters and draw attention to their struggles.
http://www.alternet.org/activism/renter-week-action-2017-protests-landlords
9/20/2017 CityLab US If Rent Were Affordable, the Average Household Would Save $6200 a Year
9/20/2017 KEYT Santa Barbara Activists rally for renter’s rights in Santa Barbara http://www.keyt.com/news/santa-barbara-s-county/housing-activists-rally-for-renters-rights-in-santa-barbara/623759263
9/20/2017 Nashville Public Radio (WPLN) Nashville Activists Question Whether Gallatin Road Will Really Benefit East Nashville http://nashvillepublicradio.org/post/activists-question-whether-gallatin-road-rail-project-will-really-benefit-east-nashville
9/20/2017 OCRegister San Diego Majority of Orange, San Diego county voters support rent control, poll says https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.ocregister.com/2017/09/20/majority-of-orange-san-diego-county-voters-support-rent-control-poll-says/&ct=ga&cd=CAAYADIaZTMyNTUxZDRhMzVjNGQ0ODpjb206ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNFwRtQJtyBcWOxyEbcgnZ32r5FnTg
9/20/2017 Rhode Island Future Providence DARE smashes piñatas in protest against high rents, evictions and public subsidies for luxury housing http://www.rifuture.org/dare-smashes-pinatas/
9/20/2017 Spare Change News Boston Boston puts Advanced Property Management on notice in kickoff to Renters’ Week of Action http://sparechangenews.net/2017/09/renters-week-of-action-2017/
9/20/2017 The Baltimore Sun Baltimore “Renter Week of Action” calls attention to housing crisis http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-rr-renter-20170919-story.html
9/20/2017 The Detroit News Detroit Council approves housing law amid gentrification fears http://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/detroit-city/2017/09/19/council-vote-affordable-housing-law/105779962/
9/20/2017 The Portland Mercury Portland From Slacktivism to Activism https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.portlandmercury.com/resistance-and-solidarity/2017/09/20/19330752/from-slacktivism-to-activism&ct=ga&cd=CAAYATIaZTMyNTUxZDRhMzVjNGQ0ODpjb206ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNE_3Aw4M3EtSzmZ1_8MJSIVNaSCXQ
9/21/2017 CityPages Minneapolis The newest battle coming to Minneapolis: Rent control http://www.citypages.com/news/the-newest-battle-coming-to-minneapolis-rent-control/446596693
9/21/2017 Denver ABC 7 Denver Aurora mobile home residents fight owner’s plan to close park http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/aurora-mobile-home-residents-fight-owners-plan-to-close-park-
9/21/2017 Equal Voice US A Look at Hope and Housing on Skid Row in Los Angele https://www.equalvoiceforfamilies.org/renter-week-of-action-a-past-look-at-hope-and-housing-on-skid-row/
9/21/2017 KTVL (Channel 10) Ashland, OR Some Ashland community members say they pay 40 percent of their their income on rent http://ktvl.com/news/local/some-ashland-community-members-say-they-pay-40-percent-of-their-their-income-on-rent
9/21/2017 Mission Local San Francisco The San Francisco Anti-Displacement Coalition has produced the series of advertisements as part of National Renter’s Week of Action. https://missionlocal.org/2017/09/neighborhood-notes-homey-returns-activist-bus-ads-brava-sneak-peek/
9/21/2017 ReWire News US Trump’s America: Fair Housing Group Adds ‘Report Hate’ Button to Its Website https://rewire.news/article/2017/09/21/trumps-america-fair-housing-group-adds-report-hate-button-website/
9/21/2017 RPA Lab US Renters Call for Local, National Action as Rents Rise http://lab.rpa.org/renters-call-local-national-action-rents-rise/
9/21/2017 South Seattle Emerald Seattle GIMME SHELTER: A RADICAL, PRACTICAL PLAN TO ADDRESS THE HOUSING CRISIS https://southseattleemerald.com/2017/09/21/op-ed-gimme-shelter-a-radical-practical-plan-to-address-the-housing-crisis/
9/21/2017 Sonoma News Sonoma County Housing advocates will rally at Sonoma Plaza http://www.sonomanews.com/news/7446521-181/housing-advocates-will-rally-at
9/22/2017 Ashland Daily Tidings Ashland Seeking shelter http://www.dailytidings.com/news/20170922/seeking-shelter
9/22/2017 Colordado Independent Denver Colorado renters to landlord law firm: educate don’t evict http://www.coloradoindependent.com/167104/colorado-eviction-tenant-rights-legal-defense
9/22/2017 Local ABC 10 Miami Nonprofit group builds tent camp for Civic Towers’ residents https://www.local10.com/news/local/miami/nonprofit-group-builds-tent-camp-for-civic-towers-residents
9/22/2017 Sonoma Sun Sonoma County ‘Renters Week’ rally on Sonoma Plaza http://sonomasun.com/2017/09/22/renters-week-rally-on-sonoma-plaza/
9/23/2017 TruthOut US Tenants Push Back Against Corporate Landlords during Renter Week of Action http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/42041-tenants-push-back-against-corporate-landlords-during-renter-week-of-action
9/24/2017 Real News Network US Renters vs. Slumlords: Activists Nationwide Rally for Renter’s Rights http://therealnews.com/t2/story:20053:Renters-vs.-Slumlords%3A-Activists-Nationwide-Rally-for-Renter%27s-Rights
9/25/2017 KALW San Francisco California tenant advocates galvanized by national ‘week of action’ for renters http://kalw.org/post/california-tenant-advocates-galvanized-national-week-action-renters#stream/0
9/25/2017 UniCorn Riot Denver Eighty Families Offer to Purchase Mobile Home Park to Avoid Eviction https://www.unicornriot.ninja/2017/eighty-families-offer-purchase-mobile-home-park-avoid-eviction/
9/25/2017 Univision 14 San Francisco San Francisco Reunión de inquilinos en Alameda para discutir la falta de vivienda asequible http://www.univision.com/san-francisco/kdtv/noticias/alquiler/reunion-de-inquilinos-en-alameda-para-discutir-la-falta-de-vivienda-asequible-video?eov=true#eov
9/26/2017 Lynn Item Lynn PROTESTERS ADVOCATE FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING ON THE LYNNWAY https://www.itemlive.com/2017/09/26/protesters-advocate-affordable-housing-lynnway/
9/27/2017 East Bay Times East Bay Rent control fight to be arduous, Alameda conference hears http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/09/24/rent-control-fight-to-be-arduous-alameda-conference-hears/
9/27/2017 East Bay Times (Bay Area News Group) Oakland/ East Bay Soaring rents, evictions, tenants rally in Oakland to close landlord loopholes in Just Cause protections http://www.eastbaytimes.com/2017/09/26/soaring-rents-evictions-tenants-rally-in-oakland-to-close-landlord-loopholes-in-just-cause-protections/
9/28/2017 Sonoma Sun Sonoma County ‘The rent is too damn high’ http://sonomasun.com/2017/09/28/83626/
9/30/2017 Apartment Therapy US Here’s how much extra cash you’d have if rent were affordable http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/heres-how-much-extra-cash-youd-have-if-rent-were-affordable-250731
10/2/2017 NLIHC US National Equity Atlas Releases Renter Fact Sheets http://nlihc.org/article/national-equity-atlas-releases-renter-factsheets
10/4/2017 The Oregonian Portland Portland City Council extends renter protection and ‘housing emergency’ policies http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2017/10/portland_city_council_extendpo.html
10/6/2017 Daily Free Press Boston City Council votes to pass act protecting tenants http://dailyfreepress.com/2017/10/06/city-council-votes-to-pass-act-protecting-tenants/
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