Finding the Political Will to Standing Up to Zara Realty

Zara Realty has been documented in their unwillingness to provide humane housing standards and contributes to the already massive issue in housing that the downstate New York region faces when it comes to affordability. Organizers like Rima Begum ji have shone a national spotlight on the lack of repairs in individual housing units and the unbearable ways in which rising rents across the city are impacting communities in Jamaica, Queens who come from many different South Asian countries when Bernie Sanders shared the organizing and the struggles faced by the…