Category: Housing & Environmental Justice

Protestas contra la ley de arrendamiento deja 13 arrestos en Manhattan

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Más de 200 activistas acudieron este jueves a la sede de la Junta de Bienes Raíces de la Ciudad de Nueva York (Rebny, por sus siglas en inglés). Los manifestantes alegan que dichas oficinas han gastado hasta $14 millones en bloquear leyes que protegerían a los inquilinos de desalojos. También se opusieron al aumento desproporcionado de las rentas de vivienda.

Live from Albany: The Rent is Too High

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Today on La Voz with Mariel Fiori we are broadcasting live from Albany, the capital of the state of New York, where more than a thousand people, members of a coalition of more than 80 organizations for Housing Justice come today to ask that our legislators vote in favor of a package of bills that would benefit renters...

Renters rally in Albany for more tenant protections

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Dozens of Queens tenants boarded two buses before dawn Tuesday, embarking on an early journey to Albany to advocate for greater tenant protections. "As this affordability and housing crisis continues, people don't have the safety nets that they need or the programs or help from the government that they need to be able to survive during this crisis," Leslie Ariza, a media associate for Make the Road New York, said.