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Keeping Homeless Families Homeless, By Force

(JACOBIN) Indigo Oliver, January 20, 2019

When our housing system’s primary function is to enrich capitalists rather than provide for humans’ basic needs, it’s no surprise that developers would rather deploy a small army complete with guns, a battering ram, and a tank to remove homeless families from an empty home, as they did earlier this week in Oakland, California.

Source: https://jacobinmag.com/2020/01/alameda-county-oakland-sheriffs-office-homeless-mothers-police-raid