With Millions Unable to Pay for Housing Next Month, Organizers Plan the Largest Rent Strike in Nearly a Century

Want to take a look at a grim picture of the state of American dissent during the coronavirus pandemic?  Then take an overview of recent media coverage:

  • The press focused disproportionate attention on a few hundred reactionaries, in a small number of states, rallying against social distancing measures. 
  • Meanwhile, some of the most radical and righteous acts of mass resistance this country has seen in decades  are earning but a fraction of the media focus given to a few right-wing protesters.

 

 

 

Based on fake news coverage alone, you’d probably never know that organizers and tenants across the United Staets are preparing the largest coordinated rent strike in nearly a century, to begin on May 1.

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