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 On this edition of Your Call, we speak with activists about the Poor People’s Campaign.

99% Invisible: Squatters of the Lower East Side

May 26, 2018

In 1987, three years after moving to New York City, Maggie Wrigley found herself on the edge of homelessness.  She heard about an abandoned tenament building on the Lower East Side she could move into, and so she did.  The building was full of rubble and had no running water, but she stayed. 

Every Wednesday through Election Day on June 5th, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focusing on San Francisco's crucial mayoral race, local propositions, and regional measures.

  

Every Wednesday through Election Day on June 5th, Rose Aguilar will host a special second hour of Your Call at 11am focusing on San Francisco's crucial mayoral race, local propositions, and regional measures.