Homes Not Jails


20 Protesters Arrested After Taking Over Vacant SF Castro Building

Police arrested about 20 protesters who entered and occupied a vacant building in San Francisco’s Castro District Wednesday night.


Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, homeless squatters,

Homeless Advocates Occupy Vacant San Francisco Buildings

Homeless advocates have occupied several vacant buildings in San Francisco to call for more housing for the homeless.


A man adjusts a banner at a vacant building occupied by homeless advocates at Divisadero and O'Farrell streets in San Francisco, April 11, 2011. (CBS)

8 Squatters Arrested At Vacant San Francisco Building

Eight protesters were arrested Tuesday morning for taking over an abandoned Kaiser Permanente building on San Francisco’s Divisadero Street in protest of what they said were inadequate resources for the city’s homeless population.

CBS San Francisco–04/12/2011