It looks like Nationstar has become the latest lender to hop onto the Bayview foreclosure bandwagon, and thus they are the latest lender being targeted by neighborhood activists.This morning, the hard-working folks that make up Occupy Bernal joined the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerm ... More >>
There is at least one potential solution to the foreclosure crisis. Many housing advocates in San Francisco favor a strategy called Stabilizing Urban Neighborhoods, or the SUN model.
The SUN model was first initiated and has drawn positive reviews in Boston, a city with a similar housing ... More >>
God damn you, Bank of America!If Occupy SF has done anything useful, it's inspire the community to find new ways to stand up to big banks. Last week, we told readers about how members of the Occupy movement are establishing a credit union in San Francisco. And today, housing advocates are joining ... More >>
The Occupy Movement took root in New York City more than two months ago, spreading their anti-big bank movement to cities across the nation. But what has the movement accomplished besides pissing off local businesses?Well, if anything, it has gotten people like Josephine Tolbert's story in the ne ... More >>
Fibonacci Blue via Flickr Reclaiming what's yoursThe list of places being occupied by people who are mad as hell is growing. Justin Herman Plaza has been taken over by an encampment of OccupySF protesters, and others are lining Market Street by the Federal Reserve Bank to protest "corporate greed ... More >>