Footage: A glance within the Mothers four Housing house in West Oakland

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Contributors of Mothers four Housing usually are got rid of in the following few days from the investor-owned space on Magnolia Boulevard they’ve been squatting in since November.

The crowd of girls who’re homeless or in danger of turning into homeless, took over the home to name consideration to the Oakland’s homelessness disaster. There have been over 150 supporters there on Monday night time, lots of who connected fingers at the entrance steps of the house. Others who have been nearer to the scene talked to the ladies inside of the house as one of the crucial mother’s kids performed of their upstairs bed room.

The true property corporate Wedgewood, who owns the valuables, filed an eviction understand which a pass judgement on upheld Friday.

Mothers four Housing founder Dominique Walker, who’s residing in the home along with her kids, ages 1 and 5, together with a number of different girls and youngsters, stated they gained’t pass.

“We’re working towards nonviolent civil disobedience,” Walker stated. “We don’t seem to be working. We’re staying right here. We don’t seem to be aggressors, however we don’t seem to be working away both.”

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