Thursday, July 18, 2019

Harvard Organizes KCMO Housing Activism

An informative love letter on the denizens of the urban core being used as props to pad the résumé of this mover & shaker . . . We can only hope these folks were paid for protesting during the colder election season. Read more:

An Eviction Researcher Turns to Tenant Organizing in Kansas City

When she started working on what eventually became the Kansas City Eviction Project, Tara Raghuveer was a Harvard University student working on her senior thesis. The work was twofold: conducting ethnographic interviews with tenants and landlords, and analyzing almost two decades' worth of eviction records from Jackson County, Missouri.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Tara Raghuveer is a spoiled little girl who's parents are well off physicians.

That's all you need to know.

Anonymous said...

^^^ Actually she's pretty stupid also. She makes AOC look like a genius.

Anonymous said...

^^and yet she's smarter than you. Weird

Anonymous said...

She's love to join the squad - just like AOC, child of wealth, grew up in suburbs, went to well-off schools....

Anonymous said...

And yet all these were legal evictions, not weird.

Anonymous said...

Maybe she's a genius, but she's not wise enough to realize that demonizing landlords and making it much harder to earn a profit on rentals ultimately will result in fewer affordable rental properties, not more.