• July 21st, 2024
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STUDENTS FOR FAIR RENT

Welcome back to The Rent Strike Podcast, where your host, Mordecai Lyon, will be interviewing leaders of the global tenant movement, keeping track of ongoing rent strikes, and covering the housing crisis at large.

In Episode 7 and 8, we are in Auckland, New Zealand and Mordecai interviews Matthew Lee from Students For Fair Rent in two parts. On May 14th Mordecai and Matthew recorded episode 7 about their then ongoing rent strike against the University of Auckland over rent hikes. Then on June 25th in episode 8 Matthew updates us on why the rent strike ended and why they are moving their fight to the legislature.

Leah Goodridge The Rent Strike Podcast

Mordecai Lyon interviews Leah Goodridge, the only tenants' rights attorney on the NYC Department of City Planning about her work as a tenant advocate. Learn more about Leah: https://www.leahgoodridge.com/
  1. Leah Goodridge
  2. Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 2)
  3. Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 1)
  4. The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 2)
  5. The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 1)



The Rent Strike Podcast
The Rent Strike Podcast
Welcome to The Rent Strike Podcast where your host, Mordecai Lyon, will be interviewing the leaders of the international tenant movement, keeping track of ongoing rent strikes, and covering the housing crisis at large.

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LEAH GOODRIDGE

In Episode 9, Mordecai interviews Leah Goodridge, the only tenants’ rights attorney on the NYC Department of City Planning, about her work as a tenant advocate.

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THE MADRID TENANTS UNION

Mordecai Lyon interviews Valeria Racu from the Madrid Tenants Union in Spain about class conflict and their current rent strike.

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THE TEF & CAI SHOW: DR. CORNEL WEST (PART I)

Tef Poe and Mordecai Lyon talk to Dr. Cornel West about his presidential campaign and how the past, future and present are all intertwined.

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THE THORNCLIFFE PARK TENANTS UNION

Mordecai Lyon interviews Sameer Beyan from the Thorncliffe Park Tenants Union about their current rent strike in Toronto, Canada and how the public pension fund is implicit.

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THE TEF & CAI SHOW: REBEL DIAZ

Tef Poe and Mordecai Lyon interview Rebel Diaz about their latest release: “What’s Beef? (People’s Remix).”

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