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THIS IS REVOLUTION>podcast Ep. 198:  Gentrification and Housing in the COVID Economy w/ Randy Shaw

THIS IS REVOLUTION>podcast Ep. 198: Gentrification and Housing in the COVID Economy w/ Randy Shaw

Update: 2021-10-22
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Before the economic shock of the COVID pandemic, homelessness and affordable housing was becoming a major issue in many blue cities and states across the country.  With the eviction moratorium lifted, what protections do poor and working-class people have to stave off homelessness in gentrifying cities? A recent U.S Census Bureau HouseHold Pulse survey is estimating we could have 4.3 million Americans evicted and foreclosed on. Will the Biden ``Build Back Better” infrastructure bill be enough to try to curb this potential homelessness crisis?



 



About Randy Shaw:



Randy Shaw is the Director of San Francisco's Tenderloin Housing Clinic and the Editor-in-Chief of the online daily newspaper "Beyond Chron." He is the author of three books, "Beyond the Fields", "The Activist's Handbook", and "Reclaiming America".



 



Get Randy's Book, "Generation Priced Out" here:



https://bookshop.org/books/generation-priced-out-who-gets-to-live-in-the-new-urban-america-9780520299122/9780520299122



 




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THIS IS REVOLUTION>podcast Ep. 198:  Gentrification and Housing in the COVID Economy w/ Randy Shaw

THIS IS REVOLUTION>podcast Ep. 198: Gentrification and Housing in the COVID Economy w/ Randy Shaw

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