Evictions can Kill

Anyone unfairly evicted can have a harrowing story to tell but there are spectacular examples that illustrate exactly how predatory the market and its agents currently are.

Iris Canada evicted… here

Absurd Rent prices… here.

A man dies from having no place to stay… here

A woman who fought against her eviction dies… Here and here.

The effects of not having a home can be severe. Already deaths can be attributed to either not having a home or the threat of losing one. The value of having fixed shelter where you can feel secure in your person and hopeful about the next day is essential. While Water Bill Blues chronicles one family’s struggle it is acknowledged that there are many others similarly situated.

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