Sunday 2-18-18 9:30 AM-3 PM Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at 101.3 FM & Berkeley’s Tenacious Model Encampment, How to Pass a Rent Control Initiative, and a February 2001 Flashback

Current Stuff:


  • Activist David Silva In Medical Crisis in Maputo, Mozambique
  • First Look at the Executive Summary of the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty’s Tent City USA Report
  • Berkeley’s First They Came for the Homeless Encampment Activists Stacy and Ben Give Updates
  • Orange County Judge Pushes For Real Alternatives to Santa Ana Riverbed Camp He is Ordering Dispersed Tuesday
  • How to Gather Signatures and Voter Registration for Santa Cruz City Rent Control–a Training
  • Suspicious Sticker Seller Interview on Pacific Avenue
  • Visionsong Valerie, Dreamcatcher, and Others Sing and Spout at the Red Church 2-11
  • ‘Katzenjamer’ Keith McHenry’s Grin-Through-the-Gloom Report


The early February 2001 Street and Phone Interviews Flashback covers 

  • Bad Luck Ben Describes a Vehicular Sleeping Ban Bust
  • Battling Bob Lamonika on the Phone Describes the 17-Years-Ago Struggle for Rent Control
  • Crossroads Chris Brozda on his Arrest and 180-Day Incarceration for Photographing Supervisor Mardi Wormhoudt
  • Disabled Vehicle Dweller Mark Anderson on his Lone Sleeping & Marijuana Tickets–4 Days in Jail
  • Connie and Cynthia Recall the 1995 Coral St. Open Air Shelter, Bogus Cop Stops
  • Plus more, natch

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