Kehilla leaders and volunteers have witnessed the brutal destruction of the Wood Street Commons by the City of Oakland. Our members continue to assist the residents with meals and material donations, while the City ignores their humanity and their desire to maintain their community.
From the UK Guardian:
‘My world was ripped to pieces’
The East Bay Express has just published an account by David Bacon:
Here are some videos recorded by Homeless Action Committee member Jon Ransohoff on April 24th:
And, here’s the report in Oaklandside by Natalie Orenstein: