NYCHA Tenants and Columbia Students Protest Columbia’s Gentrification of Harlem

On September 22, NYCHA tenants from United Front Against Displacement and Columbia students came together to protest Columbia University’s gentrification of Harlem. You can read and sign onto the demands here. Organized by UFAD, Student Worker Solidarity, and Housing Equity Project. Yesterday, NYCHA tenants of UFAD and Columbia students joined together to protest @Columbia’s predatoryContinue reading “NYCHA Tenants and Columbia Students Protest Columbia’s Gentrification of Harlem”

What is PACT like for tenants? NYCHA tenants speak out about why privatization is a scam

en español abajo Ocean Bay – QueensPrivatized by PACT in 2016 Ocean Bay Bayside in Queens was the first NYCHA development that was privatized under PACT in 2016. From 2017-2019, the private company evicted tenants at three times the average NYCHA rate. 6 years after the “repairs” done by the company, the front of theContinue reading “What is PACT like for tenants? NYCHA tenants speak out about why privatization is a scam”

For Immediate Release: Emergency Protest Saturday 2/19 to Stop the Privatization of Harlem River Houses

For Immediate Release What: Emergency Protest to Stop the Privatization of Harlem River HousesWhere: Brigadier General Charles Young Triangle (North of Harlem River Houses, at Macombs & W153rd)When: 2:00pm on Saturday, February 19, 2022 In a zoom meeting last week with tenants at the Harlem River Houses NYCHA public housing project, notorious slumlord C+C managementContinue reading “For Immediate Release: Emergency Protest Saturday 2/19 to Stop the Privatization of Harlem River Houses”

Rally and Outreach Against Privatization at the Harlem State Office Building, Friday, May 28 at 5pm

On Friday, May 28 at 5pm, tenants protesting the privatization of their public housing developments in Harlem and throughout New York City will gather at the State Building at 125th street for a rally and public information event. The event will be a celebration of several months of organizing among several housing sites in NewContinue reading “Rally and Outreach Against Privatization at the Harlem State Office Building, Friday, May 28 at 5pm”

TENANTS FROM ALL FIVE BOROUGHS RALLY AT HARLEM RIVER HOUSES TO STOP RAD/ PRIVATIZATION CITYWIDE

For Immediate Release: May 3, 2021 Residents of Harlem River Houses and Fulton Houses were joined by neighbors from across the five boroughs on Saturday May 1st at Charles Young Triangle in East Harlem (153rd and Macombs Pl) for a rally and march, and to commence a rent-strike starting the same day. The rent strikeContinue reading “TENANTS FROM ALL FIVE BOROUGHS RALLY AT HARLEM RIVER HOUSES TO STOP RAD/ PRIVATIZATION CITYWIDE”

Protest at Harlem River Houses, NYC – Saturday, May 1, 1pm

NYCHA/ RAD is breaking the law in its scheme to hand ownership of public housing over to the worst predatory banks and property managers in NYC. In the meantime, they’ve abandoned tenants, ignored repair requests, and let buildings fall into disrepair. Harlem River Houses is one of the first Public Housing Developments in NYC.They thinkContinue reading “Protest at Harlem River Houses, NYC – Saturday, May 1, 1pm”