Category Archives: Homeless Resistance

Melbourne, Australia: Anarchists and homeless people protest outside the home of Lord Mayor Robert Doyle

Received on 27.02.17: Around 11PM on the night of Saturday the 25th of February, 2017 a small group of anarchists and homeless people gathered outside the South Melbourne residence of Robert Doyle, the Lord Mayor of Melbourne, to let him … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Direct Action, Fuck Robert Doyle, Homeless Resistance, Housing Struggle, Melbourne, Narrm, Noise Demo, so-called 'Australia'

Narrm / Melbourne: Attempt to evict homeless family successfully resisted

02.08.16: For the second time in as many days victoria police have attempted to illegally enter the home of a formally homeless family now residing in one of over a dozen formally empty state government owned houses acquired for the … Continue reading

Posted in #EWLinkHouses, Australia, Direct Action, Homeless Resistance, Housing Struggle, Melbourne, Narrm, Squatting | 2 Comments

Narrm / Melbourne: Homeless people & housing activists disrupt the CEO Sleepout

24.06.16: Homeless people and housing activists confront CEOs pretending to be homeless because corporate greed is the cause of homelessness, not the solution **Statement from homeless people and housing activists occupying ‪Bendigo St‬ as part of the ‘Houses Need People, … Continue reading

Posted in #EWLinkHouses, Australia, Direct Action, Homeless Person's Union Victoria, Homeless Resistance, Housing Struggle, Melbourne, Narrm, Squatting | 2 Comments

Boorloo / Perth: First Nations People lead action for the homeless at WA Parliament

14.04.16: Boorloo/Perth, The Illegally Occupied Colony Australia – Some people from Matagarup/Heirisson Island led a march and sit in at Western Australia’s Parliament House for the homeless today. The Noongar Sovereign Tent Embassy has been known as Matagarup Refugee Camp … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Direct Action, First Nations, Homeless Resistance, Matagarup Refugee Camp, Noongar Sovereign Tent Embassy, Perth | 1 Comment

Melbourne: Day four of #EWLinkHouses occupation

Sign up to defend the #EWlinkhouses occupation in #BendigoSt! Come down, say Hi, leave your deets! pic.twitter.com/sIo0WYl3e8 — Kieran Bennett (@KieranBennett) April 2, 2016 #EWLinkHouses occupation Wishlist: good freestanding lamp, vacuum cleaner, a big whiteboard! #BendigoSt — Kieran Bennett (@KieranBennett) … Continue reading

Posted in #EWLinkHouses, Australia, Direct Action, Homeless Person's Union Victoria, Homeless Resistance, Melbourne, Squatting | 1 Comment

Melbourne: Second day of the #EWLinkHouses occupation

  BENDIGO ST OCCUPATION ENTERS SECOND DAY – PUBLIC MEETING CALLED As Melburnians wake to one of the chilliest mornings this year, and a trail of pretty hot-air balloons floats across the city skyline, over 1,000 homeless men, women, children … Continue reading

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Melbourne: Homeless Person’s Union Victoria take action against state owned empty homes

MEDIA RELEASE EAST WEST LINK HOMES LANGUISH AMIDST HOMELESSNESS CRISIS Early this morning a coalition comprising members of the Homeless Persons Union Victoria and Melbourne’s homeless community began demonstrating at a number of empty properties on Bendigo St, Collingwood. The … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Direct Action, Homeless Person's Union Victoria, Homeless Resistance, Melbourne, Squatting | 5 Comments