Presentation: Jason Wu, a staff attorney from The Legal Aid Society’s Housing Development Unit, will provide information and resources, including on the legal rights of tenants and fundamentals of rent stabilization law.
Discussion: we will explore the impact of gentrification on communities of color, particularly Asian immigrant communities here in NYC, the role of LGBTQ folks/young professionals etc…, and how individuals and communities can organize against displacement.
Light snacks will be provided*
**This training is open to folks who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Two-Spirit, Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Asian Pacific Islander and People of Color Only.
This event is cosponsored by The Legal Aid Society’s Housing Development Unit, http://www.legal-aid.org/en/civil/civilpractice/housingdevelopmentunit.aspx
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