Statements2020-05-11T16:03:22-07:00

Public Statements

Trans women and sex workers’ struggles are not secondary in anti-poverty and housing movements

Alliance Against Displacement responds to Chinatown Action Group’s open letter aligning themselves with Rape Relief.

July 3rd, 2018|

Banning camping will not end homelessness: And addressing other myths about homelessness in Victoria

Banning people from sheltering in specific outdoor locations does nothing to address homelessness – it only makes public spaces more hostile to poor, racialized, and Indigenous people.

February 21st, 2018|

All settlers are foreigners: Leaflet from counter-protest against the “Rally for Housing Affordability”

Why fighting “foreign” investors will not help us end evictions, homelessness, and the displacement of our communities.

February 18th, 2018|

Smash Prisons to Liberate our Imaginations: AAD Statement of Solidarity with Operation PUSH

We stand in solidarity with the specific demands of Operation PUSH, a Florida-based prisoner-led rebellion, as well as the underlying imperative to abolish prisons, police, and poverty.

February 12th, 2018|

“Legitimate” and “Illegitimate” Violence: the double-standard of colonial and capitalist exploitation

We reject the conflation of violence with crime, which is used to justify punitive responses that make the world more, not less, violent.

January 1st, 2018|