In the first episode of a series of segments hosted by Art Against Displacement, Andreas speaks with Ben and Nico from Brooklyn Eviction Defense. They discuss rent striking, building tenants associations, tenants unions, eviction blockades, and what might happen after the eviction moratorium ends on May 1st.
Brooklyn Eviction Defense is a coalition of organizations and individuals in solidarity with tenants facing eviction, harassment, and housing insecurity.
An offshoot of Montez Press, Montez Press Radio was founded in 2018 with the goal of fostering greater experimentation and conversation between artists, writers, and thinkers through the medium of radio. This platform is an experiment in broadcasting and community building which allows different corners of the art world to interact with each other in person and on air.