Catalunyan People’s Legislative Initiative against evictions and fuel poverty is unanimously approved

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  • Publicación de la entrada:29/07/2015
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The Catalunyan parliament has unanimously approved the People's Legislative Initiative (ILP) for urgent measures to take on the housing and energy poverty emergency. This comes as a great collective victory after years of struggle for the right to housing. It…

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Meeting on alternative practices – Mutual Aid in Milan – 12, 13, and 14 of June 2015.

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  • Publicación de la entrada:10/07/2015
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The meeting in Milan was a great opportunity for the PAH to participate in a space that holds a long history of social mobilization in the fight for the right to housing. It particularly made us think of the interweaving…

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Statement in the face of the eviction order for PAH Barcelona’s Bloc La Bordeta

From the Platform for Mortgage Affected People (PAH) in Barcelona, as we face an eviction order that threatens families currently living in the collectively recuperated housing block named Bloc La Bordeta, we want to make public the fact that we…

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Right to housing: an international demand

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  • Publicación de la entrada:29/05/2015
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[Más abajo en castellano] The PAH is already a European symbol of the fight for the right to housing and human rights, but its message is spreading further each day. Beyond stopping evictions and finding adequate housing for families through its…

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The PAH vs Blackstone: this has only just begun

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  • Publicación de la entrada:18/03/2015
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Vulture fund Blackstone under pressure after an international day of action called by the Platform for People Affected by Mortgages (PAH). In recent months Catalunya Banc has transferred the management of 90% of its mortgages to private equity fund Blackstone,…

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#opBlackstoneEvicts The PAH, together with collectives in New York and London, we increase the pressure to Blackstone

The PAH, together with collectives in New York and London, is to increase the pressure in its opposition to the sale of CatalunyaCaixa to Blackstone   This Tuesday 17th March, PAH groups from across Catalunya will blockade Blackstone's headquarters in…

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Blackstone Get Ready!

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  • Publicación de la entrada:16/02/2015
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On last wedenesday, PAH (Spanish Plataform Against Evictions) in coalition with other organizations in the US organized an international action against Blackstone, the world's largest real estate speculative investing firm in the world.  With actions in Barcelona, New York and…

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