Author: homedefendersleague

DOJ: Stop Wall Street Building

DOJ: Stop Wall Street bullying We knew the big banks would play dirty in their fight against Richmond’s plan to stop the wave of foreclosures decimating our city’s communities. But we didn’t know they would stoop this low. Please sign the petition below to tell the bullies they won’t win. To Attorney General Eric Holder: Please […]

Unlocking Community Wealth with LPR

Help us launch the next set of Local Principal Reduction campaigns POSTED BY NATHAN HENDERSTON-JAMES · FEBRUARY 13, 2014 12:35 PM Last year, thanks in part to petitions signed and delivered and phone calls made by Home Defenders, one city, Richmond, California, stood up to Wall Street bankers and created their own program for taking on the […]

Local Principal Reduction Background

Local Principal Reduction Background Using eminent domain as a tool for resetting mortgages, preserving homeownership, and aiding local economies The housing crisis continues to devastate families, communities, and our economy. At least 9 million families have lost their homes to foreclosures and Americans have lost 40% of their average household wealth. Help for struggling homeowners […]

Local Principal Reduction FAQ

Local Principal Reduction FAQ Is this a legal use of the eminent domain law? A: Yes, we believe it is. While this will definitely be raised by the Wall Street interests, numerous legal experts are confident of its legality and there is precedent for using eminent domain for similar purposes and in a similar manner […]

Local Principal Reduction

Local Principal Reduction Since Wall Street criminals destroyed our economy using predatory lending and other unscrupulous actions, at least 9 million families have lost their homes to foreclosures and Americans have lost 40% of our average household wealth. This crisis demands immediate action. With the Administration and Congress unwilling to demand accountability from the Wall […]

HDL Campaigns

HDL Campaigns Home Defenders take action in a variety of ways: in the streets, outside homes, over the phone, and using digital tools. These are some of the ways you can make your voice heard using digital means. Petition the President Tell AIG’s CEO to resign Halt Chase Foreclosures Mel Watt Confirmed: Now halt Fannie […]

Register to Vote

New Registrant Select Language En español  한국어  sa Tagalog  Ilocano (ilo)  अँग्रेज़ी में  ภาษาไทย  Bằng Tiếng Việt  简体中文  日本語  繁體中文  انگریزی میں  বাংলা  Email Address ZIP Code Date of Birth MM-DD-YYYY I am a U.S. citizen. I have a drivers license or state ID card. I will be 18 by the next election day. I am registering to vote for the first time. Note: Some states offer […]

Share Your Story

Lisa Muntean These are taken from our 100 Stories of What Wall Street Broke Tumblr page As a homeowner, I would have never suspected that the decision to buy a house would end up tearing my life apart rather than securing my future. Like many, I thought this was a huge pivotal point that responsible people come […]

Leadership Trainings

Conference Calls: How to fight for our homes POSTED BY HOMEDEFENDERS LEAGUE · JULY 18, 2013 9:20 AM Join our monthly organizing calls to learn how to organize home defense in your community. On the first Wednesday of every month at 9pm EST/6pm PST learn how to launch your own home defense campaign. You must register for these calls in order to […]