Matthew Desmond (@just_shelter )

Matthew Desmond

Bio Sociologist @Princeton, Contributing writer @NYTmag, PI @evictionlab, Writes books, Country boy, Not supposed to be here
Location Winslow, AZ
Tweets 3,4K
Followers 25,0K
Following 812
Account created 21-11-2015 23:28:10
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Evictions are not only devastating for families, but for entire communities. I’ll keep working to help address this eviction crisis.

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iPhone : Doug Mitchell, 1943-2019. During 41 years as an acquisitions editor at the University of Chicago Press, Doug Mitchell’s influence in sexuality studies and sociology rivaled that of the disciplines’ greatest scholars. pressblog.uchicago.edu/2019/09/19/%EF…

Twitter Web App : New #NotANuisance law enacted in NY! Governor Cuomo just signed law to protects residents and landlords from local ordinances that punish people for 911 calls and criminal activity at the home. TY to legislators & Governor! aclu.org/blog/womens-ri…

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