The Rent Strike Podcast

by Mordecai Lyon

The Rent Strike Podcast covers tenant movements from around the globe.

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • Leah Goodridge

    Leah Goodridge

    Mordecai Lyon interviews Leah Goodridge, the only tenants' rights attorney on the NYC Department of City Planning about her work as a tenant advocate. Learn more about Leah: https://www.leahgoodridge.com/

  • Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 2)

    Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 2)

    Mordecai Lyon follows up with Matthew Lee from the Students For Fair Rent organization in New Zealand about the end of their rent strike against the University of Auckland and their new fight to amend the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) to cover university accommodations.

  • Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 1)

    Students For Fair Rent New Zealand (Part 1)

    Mordecai Lyon interviews Matthew Lee from the Students For Fair Rent organization in New Zealand about their rent strike against the University of Auckland.

  • The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 2)

    The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 2)

    Mordecai Lyon interviews Valeria Racu from The Madrid Tenants Union about their recent rent strike against one of the biggest landlords in Spain.

  • The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 1)

    The Madrid Tenants Union (Part 1)

    Mordecai Lyon interviews Valeria Racu from The Madrid Tenants Union about the birth of the union, the 1931 Barcelona Rent Strike, and the class conflict of paying rent.