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Front Line Advocates Speak Out About Homelessness Crisis and COVID-19 in Oakland
by Dave Id
Thursday Apr 9th, 2020 9:09 PM
On April 9, homeless advocates held an online Town Hall to speak out about the crisis faced by Oakland's curbside communities during the coronavirus pandemic. Over 100 people watched and/or participated. Questions from the media were taken at the end of main panel discussion.
Listen now:
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Moderator: Talya Husbands-Hankin

Panelists: Yanna Johnson, Needa Bee, Candice Elder, Ale del Pinal, Vera Sloan, Michelle Bunker-Alberts, EmilyRose Johns


Please, donate to support our local curbside communities:

Love and Justice in the Streets
https://www.loveandjusticeinthestreets.com/support-our-work

The East Oakland Collective
https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/NjYzNDM

West Oakland Punks with Lunch
https://www.punkswithlunch.org/donate

The Village Oakland
https://www.paypal.me/thevillageinoakland
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(11-page PDF)
§Talya Husbands-Hankin of Love and Justice in the Streets
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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(Apologies for the camera shutter sounds in the audio, recorded while taking screenshots.)
§Yanna Johnson & Needa Bee of The Village Oakland
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Candice Elder of The East Oakland Collective
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Ale del Pinal of West Oakland Punks with Lunch
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Vera Sloan
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Michelle Bunker-Alberts
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Housing rights attorney EmilyRose Johns
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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§Liz Jacobs fields questions after panelists speak
by Dave Id
Friday Apr 10th, 2020 5:17 PM
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