Photo Essay: Housing is the Cure
The Coalition on Homelessness and the Do No Harm Coalition—comprised of health workers accompanying communities affected by state sanctioned violence—rode through the city on May 15 in a car protest to call on SF Mayor London Breed to provide #HotelsNotHospitalBeds for the city’s unhoused residents, who are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19.
Brooke Anderson is a freelance photographer and photojournalist based in the Bay Area, covering movements for social, economic, racial, and climate justice. Among other places, her images have appeared in such publications as YES! Magazine, Colorlines, Grist, San Francisco Magazine, SFist, Oakland Post, East Bay Express, North Bay Bohemian, KQED, and featured in exhibits by CultureStrike, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Studio Grand, and Survival Media Agency. She is a proud union member of the Pacific Media Workers Guild CWA 39521 AFL-CIO and a photographer for the Survival Media Agency.