Stories from New York’s Housing Crisis

Winsome Pendergrass

Winsome Pendergrass is a home health aid, domestic worker, and a tenant in Brownsville, Brooklyn. She immigrated to the United States from Jamaica and has…
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Velvet Johnson Ross

Velvet Johnson Ross is an activist, accomplished performing artist and women’s historian. She understands personally how the intersections of race, class and gender impact Black…
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Moreom Perven

Moreom Perven has been living in her apartment in Jamaica, Queens for more than 20 years, since she first  came to this country from Bangladesh.…
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Najee Wilson

Najee Wilson has been on rent strike since May 2020. He is a Multi-Disciplinary artist and Yoga Instructor come Housing Justice advocate from Charleston South…
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COVID-19 IMPACTS US ALL.

HEAR FROM OTHERS AND SHARE YOUR STORY.

America is experiencing a public health crisis. Millions of us can’t pay rent. Housing Justice for All is collecting stories to highlight this. By speaking out and sharing stories, we demand to be heard.

You can view everyone’s stories on the map. Each dot represents a different story.

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