Tag Archives: Just Cause Oakland

Defend Aunti Frances Rally

Long-time community activist’s fight against eviction highlights loophole in tenant protections

On a chilly Wednesday morning outside the Hayward Hall of Justice, a group of about 100 people gathered in support of long-time community activist Frances Moore, affectionately known as Aunti Frances, who has been feeding...
Protesters gather outside of Wells Fargo Bank

Homeowners urge changes to ease Oakland’s foreclosure crisis

A small group of Oakland homeowners led by the housing rights group Causa Justa, Just Cause (CJCC), gathered outside of Wells Fargo’s main branch in downtown Oakland Thursday afternoon to publicly propose solutions to the...

Oakland neighborhood fights to save a house from foreclosure

After months of failed negotiations, Fruitvale resident D'Weena Coleman feared she'd be evicted from the house her grandparents built back in 1961. But with help from her neighbors -- and some well placed media attention...