Fwd: Re: [Hpn] Take Action For Housing- June 14th

hnj-dc@homesnotjails.org hnj-dc@homesnotjails.org
Tue, 5 Jun 2001 14:27:32 -0000


apologies for extra email:  this action is taking place in washington, dc.

Forwarded From: Carolynne <carryfar@prodigy.net>

> I am not sure what city you're having this in.  No mention of it.
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> Sent: Monday, June 04, 2001 3:52 PM
> Subject: [Hpn] Take Action For Housing- June 14th
> 
> 
> > HOUSING, NOT HOT AIR!
> >
> > After a quarter of a million tax dollars invested, and endless promises
> made;
> > Mayor Williams' administration has yet again decided that adequate housing
> > for those in need doesn't "fit-in" to plans to gentrify the city.  For
> women
> > housed in dilapidated trailers downtown, this means that the city
> government
> > has taken away the building that was designated for them, in order to
> create
> > luxury condos.  This means they still face nights without adequate
> > housing.
> >
> > Housing is a right, not a privilege!  It's time to take action!
> >
> > Join Homes Not Jails and other organizations for a demonstration and
> direct
> > action to make this city government keep its promise of real housing for
> > these women.  If the city can evict them, it can evict you!
> >
> > When: Thursday, June 14th at 12 pm
> >
> > Where: Meet at Open Door Shelter, at 4th and L St. NW.
> > Lunch will be provided.
> >
> > For more information, please call 202-737-6444 #24.
> >
> > Come to the media training and preparation meeting at 1012 14th St. NW
> #600
> > on Wed., June 13th at 1pm.  Also, at the same location at 7pm, there will
> be
> > a direct action preparation meeting.  Contact 202-607-8545 if interested.
> >
> >
> > _______________________________________________
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