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Liza Julia @lizaveta9 Occupied Massachusset land

Organizing/fundraising for LGBTQ justice, a free Palestine, and wealth redistribution in Boston and beyond. she/her.

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Joined Twitter 6/9/09


Fresh off the.. desk! Our 2019 Annual Report. Thank you to everyone who helped make 2019 so powerful for Ujima. We… https://t.co/aHoqrKcRC3
Retweeted by Liza JuliaSeriously, housing justice organizations in Boston have been wildly successful at widening the “Overton window”, or… https://t.co/PgL0GpleYjA few years ago, MA politicians laughed off real tenant protections, while headlines reduced housing to a supply/de… https://t.co/BO7L58gf0dHousing is human right. Displacement is a tool of racism & colonialism. In Palestine, Israeli soldiers deny buildi… https://t.co/5dCDDNAhZ5
Retweeted by Liza JuliaToday, alongside our community-based coalition, we flooded the MA State House to lift the #rentcontrol ban, made… https://t.co/hOYv27DfWu
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1/15
2020
Just so you know @VoteDeCoste , tenants know how to budget and pay bills. Just because you’re a landlord doesn’t me… https://t.co/GfoU3eo0qe
Retweeted by Liza JuliaI left just in time... https://t.co/N019EjuQKCTime to leave the hearing...apparently there are 75 more people signed up to testify...probably almost all in favor… https://t.co/71SxIhUnHd“Man this waiting list sucks” they said, unaware how ironic it was. https://t.co/FD4qnHf5H3
Retweeted by Liza JuliaRally at the State House for #RentControl & housing justice. We need action to combat the displacement crisis. Call… https://t.co/NSqDN8BJey
Retweeted by Liza JuliaThis morning in Oakland. Military grade weapons and gear, all to evict houseless black mothers + their children wh… https://t.co/9RtmUDMePl
Retweeted by Liza JuliaAdvocates for #rentcontrol pack the State House today. Evictions and homelessness are injustices that many BPS stud… https://t.co/pvgzncoESG
Retweeted by Liza Julia“The housing crisis is a life or death situation. The private sector can’t fix this. Give us a chance to fix it.”… https://t.co/se4z8qMCXP“As a community that has benefited from redlining, it’s our responsibility in Brookline to implement policies that… https://t.co/PeposxZUVJCity councilors from Boston, Cambridge, Brockton, Chelsea, Medford, Somerville, & Brookline have testified that the… https://t.co/CPPMIQC6HRChelsea City Councillor @DamaliVidot says Chelsea’s median income is already less than 50% of AMI. I don’t want to… https://t.co/iUMualmdi6
Retweeted by Liza Julia“Without tenant protections in place, for-profit developers aren’t investing in neighborhoods, they’re colonizing n… https://t.co/EITFUYUfkM“The first call I received as a Cambridge City Councilor was from a resident facing a 115% hike increase.” - @VoteJivan #LiftTheBanMA“Here’s why I’m here today: The fastest growing homeless population in Brockton is senior citizens. Landlords are r… https://t.co/86zyBfkHW8Thank you @MikeConnollyMA & @NikaElugardo for your leadership to #LiftTheBan on #rentcontrol. We need… https://t.co/UTOAC7rdr8
Retweeted by Liza JuliaLatinx Bostonian here who has grown up in the Fenway, Roslindale, Eastie, and JP and has seen ALL of my neighborhoo… https://t.co/UhSHbjknm9
Retweeted by Liza JuliaA few messages from #LiftTheBanMA rally for rent control https://t.co/CqzJARl3Tt“the rent is too high” #LiftTheBanMA #RentControlNow #mapoli https://t.co/KTznt9LdvJ
Retweeted by Liza JuliaRENT CONTROL NOW! “There ought to be a limit” Massive rally for #LiftTheBanMA in front of the Massachusetts state… https://t.co/HwjhdUFIjXMostly supporters, for the record. https://t.co/9H3AJNecZp
Retweeted by Liza JuliaBreak time. The community turned OUT today for #LiftTheBanMA! A whole morning of powerful renters’ stories. Only on… https://t.co/xNIHDDSliyA luxury 3-bed in Fenway goes for $8k per month. We cannot build our way out of the displacement crisis! #RentControlNow #LiftTheBanMA
Retweeted by Liza JuliaWe’ve built a movement of thousands of Oaklanders who showed up at a moments notice to reject police violence and a… https://t.co/inESdYfNdH
Retweeted by Liza JuliaWolves oppose construction of stronger chicken coop—details to come https://t.co/2bk8cJFZ5p
Retweeted by Liza Julia @LynnUnitedMA @MikeConnollyMA @ReclaimRoxbury @DotNot4Sale @NikaElugardo @SpringfieldNOL @CPAJustice Our Director,… https://t.co/gdASy6AtKz
Retweeted by Liza Julia“We’ve worked legislatively for a decade to increase affordable housing supply. It’s very difficult without the res… https://t.co/5rtPShRwtHRents in Boston and many MA communities are at unsustainable levels. We need a mix of tools to combat the housing c… https://t.co/EbW7vWycG3
Retweeted by Liza JuliaIf you have time during the @MAPowerForward lobby day, show up for our housing justice allies to #LiftTheBanMA on r… https://t.co/IDkSVACqdr
Retweeted by Liza Julia“This real estate transfer fee [to fund housing stability initiatives] is less than a realtor’s fee. I don’t hear a… https://t.co/6xwTCDPXMWYou have no shame. Most white homeowners can trace generational wealth back to housing policies that excluded black… https://t.co/KDHOoX2NZg“My shelter should not be your profit” - Max Page, VP of @massteacher #LiftTheBanMA#LiftTheBanMA TOTALLY in support. Rent prices in Boston are far from affordable and it keeps going up. https://t.co/dFtirizFyG
Retweeted by Liza Julia“The Mass Teachers Association is in solidarity with you all. Students and their families deserve a place to live,… https://t.co/w0D6Zb1tS6#LiftTheBanMA is the #2 trending topic on Boston twitter. Keep it up, rent control tweeters! https://t.co/QQE1u8o79kRent control is just one of 6 bills we are pushing for, as part of a comprehensive housing agenda to stop displacem… https://t.co/mwLrqZB0Ww“Mass is the nation’s 3rd most expensive state. Minimum wage workers need to work 90 hours a week to afford a modes… https://t.co/mjDdwAe22A“The consequence of homelessness last generations. We see an incredible amount of resources directed to band-aid so… https://t.co/9GmwRvJKvJ“I was evicted in 2004 when I was a child and my mother was pregnant. We were evicted two more times, all due to re… https://t.co/iaS6F5MkCgBaolian Kuang, homeowner w/ @CPAJustice: “I’m one of the lucky ones: I bought an affordable home in Brighton. But m… https://t.co/pQhuMY1KcmGuo Xin Wu, a renter with @CPAJustice, watches hundreds of luxury apartments go up around him, while thousands wait… https://t.co/qiryRRTqfNRight now, landlords have little incentive to improve conditions because they know their tenants have no other opti… https://t.co/yRMu3QM0tCRuby James Saucer from @CityLife_Clvu: “My building was bought, my new landlord demanded a $700 rent increase. I’m… https://t.co/ddnjAMUqzcMei Hua Zeng, a home healthcare worker w/ @1199mass, rents a home in Quincy w/ 4 other families. Since she became… https://t.co/ivBKE7h1R9The first panel opens with Maria Torres, a renter in Lynn with @LynnUnitedMA. Maria’s rent just went up from $2000/… https://t.co/C2ImwYdM0nHere at Mass State House demanding #RenControlNOW with hundreds of renters, homeowners, & landlords. Crammed in the… https://t.co/BAUg7b0Krv#LiftTheBanMA hearing moved to room A1/A2! https://t.co/VxBsT0OsjVMe as I enthusiastically support Bernie but insist that Liz is the best second choice we could hope for in this bul… https://t.co/lN28LG6OmeWaiting in line at the RMV sucks. But not as much as the fact that many of my Massachusetts neighbors are denied th… https://t.co/wPgX5f3IDE❤️#Moms4Housing!!!!! https://t.co/sdiacrUF2tThe day is here when we flood the MA State House to lift the ban on #rentcontrol! Gardner Auditorium, 10:30am, rall… https://t.co/HRyJhtBwGl
Retweeted by Liza JuliaAs a new homeowner and *land-partner* I've been talking to neighbors about #LiftTheBanMA. At first I was afraid oth… https://t.co/XVchu7GdDz
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1/14
2020
Parasite being looked at as a directorial/technical feat this entire award season and not an acting feat is xenophobic and racist.
Retweeted by Liza JuliaIt’s time to end the displacement of our communities, from here to Palestine. That’s why our members are showing… https://t.co/54tJhHXAT4
Retweeted by Liza Julia.@BDSA_Housing began canvassing here 1.5 years ago when it was still called Fairlawn, the name it had for decades.… https://t.co/fLDQzlVNDy
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1/13
2020
On January 6, Baido attended a court date for driving without a license—which, as an undocumented immigrant, he was… https://t.co/vmgPyEseRP
Retweeted by Liza JuliaWe urgently need funding for housing; Real Estate Transfer Fees are a practical, progressive way to provide a bit o… https://t.co/P467rXIrSF
Retweeted by Liza JuliaBaido is a community leader with @CosechaMovement in Salem, NH, who was taken by ICE earlier this week. Please dona… https://t.co/WzrC2FicuG
1/11
2020
HEARING TO LIFT THE BAN ON RENT CONTROL @ STATE HOUSE IS ON TUES 1/14!!! SHOW UP if you can!!! Rally outside State… https://t.co/Qq5YmiEicT
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1/10
2020
Boston Public Schools is endangering immigran students by sharing their info with ICE, leading to deportations. Joi… https://t.co/0Hz1pyensrMonday @BostonGlobe reported @BostonSchools shared 130+ BPS students’ info w/ ICE. For 2yrs we've worked w/… https://t.co/1qufe3bmyR
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1/9
2020
Come out Tuesday for this super important hearing and rally to lift the ban on rent control in Massachusetts!… https://t.co/QklvEniPfQ
1/8
2020
Why isn’t @BostonSchools protecting its students from ICE? Thank you @LCRBOSTON and the many Boston teachers worki… https://t.co/1fctQisGaV
1/6
2020
Another Bostonian out in the rain for #NoWarWithIran today https://t.co/UYj76wMah5
1/4
2020
“We have no information about any attacks but we want you to be scared and to think somehow our surveillance and mi… https://t.co/MqSDTqP4KE
Retweeted by Liza JuliaBostonians are made LESS safe by racist “War on Terror” policing and surveillance. Have any #Bospoli elected offic… https://t.co/Twr4Ow6tCDWhile war with Iran would undoubtedly be catastrophic, and anti-war cries are right to be amplified after a stunnin… https://t.co/INFQ4s0Ix5
Retweeted by Liza JuliaMy heart goes to the people of Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Libya, Palestine, Yemen, and every place destabilize… https://t.co/jMfIWq5Juw
Retweeted by Liza Julia @BenLorber8 GROSS"We call yet again on leaders in Washington & Tehran to halt the escalation spiral...There is no singular decision… https://t.co/Qob5UbbGcf
Retweeted by Liza JuliaIt amazing how CNN goes from 24/7 "you can't believe anything you hear from the Trump administration" to unquestion… https://t.co/YWo1nD1SZW
Retweeted by Liza JuliaJust catching up on, and devastated by, the news of the US strike. Sending love to people in Iran and Iraq; as a US… https://t.co/0fwabyALKOThis unspeakable violence isn’t a deviation from US history or Trumpism. It’s not the result of a Jewish billionair… https://t.co/f9U6KeAk4WSaw some hot takes blaming Sheldon Adelson/Netanyahu for Trump’s attack. Listen. Jewish Zionists are one of MANY ra… https://t.co/OjpYrJU7HdAlmost 17 years after the US invasion of Iraq, catastrophic and sold with lies, the fact that American political an… https://t.co/Cm7M4qQlnx
Retweeted by Liza JuliaFIGHT YOUR WARS AWAY FROM US!! YOU MADE MY COUNTRY A BATTLEFIELD FOR YOUR OWN WARS THAT WE HAVE NOTHING TO DO WITH!… https://t.co/vG3WsUdDKo
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1/3
2019
@catsmovie Bernie Sanders as Gus the Theatre Cat https://t.co/aedvUCfHLU
Retweeted by Liza Julia❤️ to everyone fighting the Islamophobia/anti-Muslim racism that runs deep in our communities. Solidarity from US… https://t.co/Ens5FWWlzV
12/30
2019
Mir veln zey iber lebn. We will outlive them. https://t.co/xNyjIXBA3S
Retweeted by Liza JuliaSending my love to the Jewish community of Monsey and greater Jewish community of NYC, who have endured antisemitic… https://t.co/00SbX2Ivfy
Retweeted by Liza JuliaThis is what it feels like to be Black, trans, Indigenous, etc in the US almost every day. This is part of why I fi… https://t.co/R1GTvnx8D4
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12/29
2019
we really need to talk about Muslim-bashing as a central unifying factor across global fascisms
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12/28
2019
Worst move. One that many of us have been warning against for many months now. de Blasio has caved to the pressure… https://t.co/IU7ZutlmIB
Retweeted by Liza JuliaThis is what dividing vulnerable communities looks like. Instead of investing in restorative solutions that priorit… https://t.co/Q2sYx1IBRN
Retweeted by Liza Juliaclass privilege can be having lots of spending $$ but it can also just be knowing that your family would bail you o… https://t.co/52Vq5xRPay
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12/27
2019
Rest in peace and power, Chuck. From the Third World Jobs Clearinghouse to the Boston Jobs Coalition, your wisdom,… https://t.co/HhibpGU0Wa
Retweeted by Liza Julia.@RepRashida is changing the way we talk about Palestinian freedom in Washington D.C. We’re proud to be in this mov… https://t.co/4zH4SvSzMa
Retweeted by Liza JuliaOnly $1500 to go to meet our goal! Last week to donate to help us continue our #StopCVE organizing into 2020. Check… https://t.co/XdCZOi3nmo
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12/26
2019
these dancers have been on strike for three weeks, canceled 45 shows, and are performing an excerpt from swan lake.… https://t.co/RkQpFGBvZ9
Retweeted by Liza JuliaWhat a privilege to be meticulously detailed and examined by none other than the sharp and exacting Dexter Filkins… https://t.co/bWEicqM0VA
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12/25
2019
Close to 2 dozen people have been killed in anti-CAA protests, mostly in BJP-ruled states, most likely in police fi… https://t.co/QxaD4Cjsqy
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12/22
2019
VICTORY: @NYCCouncil passes Intro 1211–requiring city funded developments to set aside 15% of units for homeless NY… https://t.co/D2caR1le3u
Retweeted by Liza JuliaDirect actions gets the goods!! <3 https://t.co/qVlpsu6ph3
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12/20
2019
I love @MuslimJustice, and I love that all donations this month will be MATCHED up to $5,000! Can you help build… https://t.co/vvGTawNmyPProtesters call for more affordable housing in Suffolk Downs redevelopment https://t.co/vZSZjcNyzo
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12/15
2019
We need more people to become a “Gay Santa” to an LGBTQ+ young person in Boston! Spread the word. Thank you… https://t.co/cEaNed87l1
12/13
2019

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