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CoFounder of People Power Media on SB 827
There’s a new bill in California ready to set off the biggest gentrification bomb the state has ever seen-- Senate Bill SB 827. It will cause displacement in already vulnerable communities-- working class neighborhoods and communities of color.
SB 827 Transit is Just a Decoy for Gentrification
Newly proposed State bill SB 827 encourages gentrification in low-income communities throughout California and gives value to landowners and developers with no public benefit in return.
People Power Media Cofounder Joseph Smooke at KPFA studios
Host of KPFA Radio's "UpFront", Brian Edwards-Tiekert, interviews People Power Media co-founder Joseph Smooke in Joseph's capacity as Westside Program Director of Housing Rights Committee San Francisco. The interview is about the proposed California State Senate bill SB 827 that would displace existing residents around transportation hubs.
Curtis and Riley meet the developer in his office overlooking the city.
Curtis and Riley with the help of Riley's AI watch, Olive, meet with condo developer Sumir who tells them how development works. WATCH IT NOW!
Meet the Banker it's Episode 3!
Join Riley and Curtis in a revolving restaurant with an epic view of San Francisco. They're meeting with the banker, Ernesto, who lends money for developments. Discover why it's not all about supply and demand because as he says, "That's not how the industry works."

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Rosa shows Riley & Curtis an apartment in the Mission
Curtis and Riley go to look at a place in the Mission District hoping that a place in an older building might be more affordable than a unit in a new condo tower. A Mission mural comes to life and tells the story of how real estate in San Francisco became so valuable.
Curtis and Riley see protest at Civic Center
Curtis and Riley put the pieces together of everything they've learned, and they're not sure what to do about it. As they're walking the streets, they run into a rally outside City Hall led by Carmen, a housing activist. RELEASE DATE MAY 7, 2019
Curtis, RIley & Carmen meet with Mayor Chen
Curtis & Riley, with Olive in tow, join Carmen in confronting the Mayor about the high cost of housing. RELEASE DATE MAY 16, 2019