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Moms 4 Housing Occupy Vacant Oakland Home To Send Message About The Homeless Crisis

Jenee Darden
(L-R) Dominique Walker and Shereena Thomas of Moms 4 Housing in front of the West Oakland house being occupied.

Oakland city officials estimate that more than 4,000 people are homeless. Activists are demanding the city do more immediately. A group called Moms 4 Housing are taking a stand by occupying a vacant home in West Oakland.

"This came out of absolute desperation. These are the times we're living in where your only option is to occupy a house or live with your children on the street." - Dominique Walker, Moms 4 Housing

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