ACORN’s “Rein-in the REITs” Protest for tenants’ rights was held in Moncton, New Brunswick, with SA member Howard Davidson in the middle of the picture.
This photo was taken by a journalist from 91.9 The Bend radio station and posted on their Facebook page. Real estate investment trusts get tax breaks, buy up big apartment buildings, evict low-income tenants, do renovations and make a fortune at the expense of the working class.
Socialist Action / Ligue pour l’Action socialiste is an organization of revolutionary socialists across the Canadian state, active in the labour movement, social justice, international solidarity, feminist and environmental campaigns. SA/LAS supporters work to build the NDP Socialist Caucus, support for indigenous peoples’ struggles, as well as anti-war, anti-poverty and human rights movements. SA/LAS strives to build a Revolutionary Workers’ International. To that end, and to foster international workers’ solidarity, SA/LAS seeks to collaborate with revolutionary socialists and their organizations around the world.