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Oakland Mothers Make Vacant House a Home: Move-In Day Video
by Moms 4 Housing
Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:40 PM
On October 18, two homeless mothers born and raised in Oakland reclaimed possession of a vacant investor-owned property in West Oakland. The mothers, Dominique Walker and Sameerah Karim, are the founding members of Moms for Housing, created to address the extreme challenges working mothers face in finding safe and affordable housing for themselves and their children. Here's video from their move-in day.
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(Marching to 2928 Magnolia Street, video :22)


See also:

Homeless Mothers Retake Vacant Oakland Home from Real Estate Speculators
https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2019/11/18/18828236.php
§Dominique Walker: It feels good to be home.
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:40 PM
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(video :22)
§Bringing in furniture
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:40 PM
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(video :05)
§Housing is a human right. Fight, fight, fight.
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:40 PM
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(video :31)
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(video 3:28)
§Carroll Fife: What we are doing is uplifting the courage of these mothers
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:40 PM
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(video 3:17)
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(video 8:29)
§Sameerah Karin: I was born and raised here, I deserve to be here
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:55 PM
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(video 2:28)
§Dominique Walker: Oakland has a speculators-in-my-hood crisis
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:55 PM
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(video 10:30)

Questions at end of press conference continues into further videos below.
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(video 1:43)
§Sharena Thomas speaks to the lifelong trauma of having grown up homeless
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:55 PM
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(video 1:29)
§Carroll Fife: It's important that we keep this level of support for the moms
by Moms 4 Housing Wednesday Nov 20th, 2019 9:55 PM
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(video 1:27)

Supporters can text 510.800.7810 to join the Moms for Housing coalition.
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