Under One Roof: Building an Abolitionist Approach to Housing Justice

Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy   (New York)

November 2020

The Furman Center and the Journal of Legislation and Public Policy on Friday hosted a fall symposium titled, "Under One Roof: Building an Abolitionist Approach to Housing Justice." The symposium included two panels, one on the key dimensions of abolitionist frameworks and movement-building, and one on the possibilities and challenges of abolitionist mobilization in housing policy and advocacy. 

Sheryll Cashin – Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law, Civil Rights and Social Justice, Georgetown University
Justin Steil – Associate Professor of Law and Urban Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jacob Faber – Associate Professor, New York University's Wagner School of Public Service and Department of Sociology
Hilary Malson – Urban Planning Doctoral Student, UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
Rasheedah Phillips – Managing Attorney for Housing Policy, Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Amanda Andere – CEO, Funders Together to End Homelessness 
Monica Bell – Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology, Yale University 
Tara Raghuveer – Director, KC Tenants 
Barika Williams – Executive Director, Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development