Placemakers: Placetaking: Squatting for House and Home

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Oct 3, 201628m
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Placemakers: Placetaking: Squatting for House and Home
Oct 3 '1628m
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After punk singer Steven DeCaprio learned how to legally acquire tax-

defaulted property in Oakland, California, by squatting, he decided to grow a

movement of political “squatter-activists” to take over the land. The group, known

as Land Action, seeks to provide access to land for purposes of social justice and

environmental organizing.

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