Making Contact

Finding Home: Displacement and Homelessness from Cape Town to California

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 who was relocated during Apartheid; Delia Adrian and Shahied Mizenheimer, District 6 residents; Jane Roberts , Blikkiesdorp resident.

Credits
Host: Monica Lopez
Producers: Monica Lopez, Marie Choi, RJ Lozada, Anita Johnson
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Web Editor and Audience Engagement Director: Sabine Blaizin
Development Associate: Vera Tykulsker

Contributing Producers:  Tony Andrews, Kimon de Greef, Anita Johnson, Monica Lopez


More information

St. Joseph Center

https://stjosephctr.org/

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

https://www.lahsa.org/

“City of Oakland Clears Out The Village Homeless Encampment”, Sam Lefebvre

https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/tk-web/Content?oid=5104385

Wikipedia Page on Blikkiesdorp

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blikkiesdorp

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