Despite these tough conditions and the indignance of posh city leaders, the people of Riverside did not let this discourage them. People were in the streets talking, checking in, building fire pits, and working together to get stuck cars out of snow.
Local chapters all across the country held presentations commemorating Friedrich Engels and the 200th anniversary of his birth (Nov. 28, 1820), one of the founders… Read More »UNDM honors Engels, commits to fight in the housing struggle
The Pittsburgh chapter of UNDM led a rally at the home of the city’s mayor, Bill Peduto. Despite the fact that evictions have been taking… Read More »PGH housing activists rally at mayor’s home, call for ‘No rent without work or wages!’ [VIDEO]
This move is unsurprising of CP Development, who have a long history of being racist, harassing tenants who complain or organize against the slum conditions, and who are making moves to gentrify the western portion of Wilkinsburg that borders Pittsburgh.
“Displacing people is nothing new. Gentrification is systematic…systematic to the city, the state, and government,” says Tenant 1
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While the Biden administration takes office in a lavish inauguration ceremony surrounded by national guard, UNDM will be hard at work organizing tenants against evictions… Read More »A New Administration, A Familiar Frustration
United Neighborhood Defense Movement (UNDM) chapters across the country kicked off December with a day of action against landlords and government officials. Actions also included… Read More »December Day of Action- Preparing for January 1st!
The 2020 election cycle has finally come to an end, most notably ending in the upset win of Joe Biden over incumbent President Donald Trump.… Read More »Community defense is in the streets, not the ballot box!