Photo: UNDM in Los Angeles (Source @EastLosHeart) By Nélida Tello with contributions from Serran Soledad and Henry Underwood United Neighborhood Defense Movement (UNDM) chapters across the country held a National Day of Action on January 1. The National Day of Action is a continuation of actions led by UNDM which commenced in November 2019 as a response to the eviction moratorium passed by Center for … Continue reading United Neighborhood Defense Movement: National Day of Action January
Foto: UNDM en Los Ángeles (Fuente @EastLosHeart) Por Nélida Tello con contribuciones de Serran Soledad y Henry Underwood Las secciones del Movimiento de Barrios Unidos en Defensa (UNDM, por sus siglas en inglés) de todo el país realizaron una Jornada Nacional de Acción el 1 de enero. La Jornada Nacional de Acción es una continuación de los esfuerzos liderados por el UNDM que comenzaron en … Continue reading Movimiento de Barrios Unidos en Defensa: Jornada Nacional de Acción de Enero
Por Olivia Gomez El siguiente es un artículo invitado de United Neighborhood Defense Movement. Las secciones del Movimiento de Defensa de Barrios Unidos (UNDM) en todo el país recibiron diciembre con un día de acción contra los propietarios y funcionarios del gobierno. Las acciones también incluyeron agitando y hablando con los inquilinos en los vecindarios de la clase obrera, exhortándolos a organizarse contra los enemigos … Continue reading Día de acción por Movimiento de Defensa de Barrios Unidos
By Olivia Gomez The following is a guest article from United Neighborhood Defense Movement. 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 agitating and speaking to tenants in working class neighborhoods calling on them to organize against enemies of working class tenants. Despite a nationwide eviction moratorium landlords … Continue reading United Neighborhood Defense Movement Day of Action
By Peter Cherry On Sunday, nine activists from the United Neighborhood Defense Movement marched on Judge Christine Ward’s home in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The rally culminated with several household items and furniture being thrown onto her lawn by activists. Judge Ward ruled in favor of the new landowner of Valmar Gardens apartment complex in Penn Hills, authorizing the eviction of the remaining nine … Continue reading Pittsburgh: UNDM Marches On Evicting Judge’s Home
By Peter Cherry On August 21, a small group of tenants from Valmar Gardens in Penn Hills, a working class suburb of Pittsburgh, as well as other tenants who have been organizing under the United Neighborhood Defense Movement (UNDM), gathered to protest attempts to evict them outside the Penn Hills Municipal Building. Valmar Gardens is a four-building apartment complex which has changed ownership several times … Continue reading Pittsburgh: UNDM Rallies Valmar Gardens Tenants Demanding Answers
Editor’s Note: We share a statement from the United Neighborhood Defense Movement (UNDM) on the predicted mass wave of evictions on the horizon and the need to organize against it. Five months into the economic crisis, millions of workers throughout the United States are facing unemployment, poverty, and evictions. United Neighborhood Defense Movement calls upon tenants all over the country to organize and fight back … Continue reading UNDM: Organize, Defend, and Fight Back Against Evictions!
By Felipe Vera This past week the United Neighborhood Defense Movement (UNDM) in Los Angeles organized two actions defending tenants against eviction attempts and landlord harassment. On Tuesday, UNDM supported the Morales family in South Central after they reached out for support against their arrogant and racist property manager Sam Simany. The Morales family has been living in their home since April, but only days … Continue reading Los Angeles: UNDM Mobilizes Tenants Against Two Eviction Attempts