Valerie Pettis

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"If You Lived Here You Would Be Home by Now" is a ubiquitous advertising line used to persuade home buyers to buy their homes near the convenience of neighborhoods that have all the resources of a good and prosperous life. Ironically, I have crudely written this sentence on a cardboard box and added the graffiti "less" to illustrate the poignant truth about this global problem.
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A Home For Everyone

Poster for tomorrow's 5th annual call for entries, campaigning for the universal right to housing.
‘Home’ means something different to all of us. The place where we grew up, the place where we live at the moment, the place we come to relax or entertain our friends. But for far too many people home remains a distant dream, as they try to eke out an existence in sub-standard accommodation or sleep rough on the streets.


If you lived here...


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