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Finding Home: Displacement and Homelessness from Cape Town to California (Encore)

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On this edition of Making Contact we go from Cape Town, South Africa to Los Angeles and Oakland, California— three cities grappling with evictions, displacement, and homelessness.

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  • Needa Bee, Oakland-based Housing Advocate
  • Messiah Ali, Oakland Resident
  • Tom Waldman, Director of Communications, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
  • Flora Harris, C-3 Program Director, St. Joseph Center
  • Chyheeb Joseph, Outreach Worker, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
  • Riyaadh Najaar, Pigeon Racer
  • Delia Adrian and Shahied Mizenheimer, District 6 Residents
  • Jane Roberts, Blikkiesdorp Resident


  • Host: Monica Lopez
  • Producers: Anita Johnson, Monica Lopez, Salima Hamirani
  • Contributing Producers: Tony Andrews, Kimon de Greef, Anita Johnson, Monica Lopez
  • Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
  • Audience Engagement Director/Web Editor: Sabine Blaizin
  • Development Associate: Vera Tykulsker

Author: Radio Project

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