Aleta Sprague is a writer based in Los Angeles and a program fellow with the Family-Centered Social Policy program at New America.
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Thursday, December 06, 2018
In Los Angeles, the Poor People’s Campaign Makes a Powerful Case for Housing as a Human Right
When Silvia Hernandez first immigrated to California over two decades ago, she worked tirelessly to support her family. After holding jobs in sweatshops, factories, and housekeeping, she pursued a cosmetology license and began doing hair professionally. She was well aware that the “place where I...