Sunday Show

Squatters Rights and the Egyptian Revolution

In the first hour host, guest host, Christina Aanestad discusses squatters rights in the Bay Area with Steven DeCaprio, founder of Land Action and member Wren Hyde.  Land Action squats abandoned property in the Bay Area with the intent of claiming ownership of it, using state laws.  4 members of the group face felony criminal charges and 3-8 years in prison for their recent action.  www.land-action.org.  In the second hour, Ahmed Salah discusses his new memoir “You’re Under Arrest for Masterminding the Egyptian Revolution,” a first hand account of grassroots organizing that brought about the Arab Spring.

 

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