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What We Must Talk About When We Talk About Housing

2019-03-22T01:29:28+00:00March 22nd, 2019|In the News|

When we talk about housing in these terms, we talk about housing as if it is an issue devoid of moral content. Rents will keep rising. Tenants who can’t pay will be evicted. So it goes. This is not the only way to talk about housing. Housing is not just a good, exchanged in transactions between producer and consumer. Housing is something more: It is a basic need of every human being.

Evicted in Hawaii: Lives Hanging in the Balance

2019-03-07T21:53:40+00:00December 7th, 2018|Publications|

During three separate study periods spanning eight years, Lawyers for Equal Justice (LEJ) examined evictions in Hawai‘i. The results of the study in all three periods confirm the existence of a stark disparity in legal representation between landlords and tenants, and a resulting disparity in case outcomes.