Eviction

'Poverty Is Like Being Punched In The Face Over And Over On A Daily Basis'
'The hunger is extraordinary. There is a constant gnawing in your stomach, an empty feeling that has taken up permanent residence. Even as you’re eating a meal, you feel the hunger.' Read more...
The 1% Are Still Stealing Our Homes
Hedge funds and private equity firms have quietly bought 200,000 cheap, mostly foreclosed houses in cities hardest hit by the economic meltdown. Read more...
Jacqueline Barber, a retired Atlanta police detective who has been fighting cancer and eviction, gets to keep her home after a long battle with her multiple banks. Read more...
Watch: A bank foreclosure and eviction goes horribly wrong when the former homeowner took four firefighters hostage in a suburban Atlanta, Georgia neighborhood on Wednesday. Read more...
Jodie Randolph tells the story of the struggle to keep her home. Jodie Randolph is a small-business owner in Alameda, California. She is also a breast-cancer survivor, and is in treatment for colon cancer. Jodie has been fighting to stay Read more...

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A long-running eviction dispute led to an LA County Sheriff's Department operation at the home Thursday in Van Nuys. Read more...
Info via Occupy Sandy - Staten Island / SI Recovers @SIrecovers ACTION ALERT: Support the community hub at 489 Midland Ave ONSITE ACTIONS —Come to 489 Midland Ave Staten Island, NY 10306 to stand in support Read more...
For Richard Castaldo, the fight to keep his home out of foreclosure is only the latest in a life that has been full of extraordinary challenges. When he was 17, Castaldo became one of the first students shot during the Columbine High School massacre. Now, he's turned to Occupy Los Angeles to overcome this latest obstacle. Read more...
You really have to watch the video to believe how this Denver woman's eviction from her home of 24 years was handled. Never in my life have I seen anything like this. Grenade launchers to evict a 63-year-old woman?!? Last week, a Read more...
By Cora Currier -- ProPublica Florida has the highest percentage of home loans in foreclosure in the country. So why is more than $300 million that could help homeowners sitting unused? Florida was awarded those millions in February as Read more...