Tim Harris

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Tim Harris is the Founding Director of Real Change News. Prior to starting the street newspaper in Seattle, in 1992 Tim started Spare Change, an early member of what was then the growing international “street-paper” movement. With lessons learned, Harris moved to Seattle in 1994 to found Real Change, a weekly newspaper whose mission is “Real Change exists to provide opportunity and a voice for low-income and homeless people while taking action for economic, social and racial justice.” Harris is also on the Board of Directors of the International Network of Street Papers (INSP), a global network of more that 100 street papers in 34 countries.

Topics of Interest

Civil and Individual Rights, Criminal Law, House and Apartment

Website(s) and/or Social Media

http://www.realchangenews.org/

http://www.historylink.org/File/10947

 

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