The View From Here

Thought-provoking first-person documentaries and digital stories inspire us to learn, understand and respond. We build stronger communities with artful, relevant storytelling that connects us to each other's experiences, challenges and dreams.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Vanessa S. Nelson / Capital Public Radio

Place And Privilege Documentary Trailer

Friday Oct. 6 The View From Here will release a documentary capping off Place and Privilege. The show explores the history, politics and economics of housing affordability through personal stories of neighbors living on the edge. Here's a sneak peek.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

S10 E8: Whatever It Takes

In the final episode of the Place and Privilege podcast, Cosmo Garvin examines Sacramento’s 10-year plan to end chronic homelessness. Hint: we’re in year 11.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

S10 E7: After Homelessness

Jessica Hodges and John Kraintz share their experiences and perspectives on being homeless and finding housing. They talk with Catherine Stifter about what needs to be done to support the thousands of people living without homes in Sacramento.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Vanessa Nelson / Capital Public Radio

S10 E6: It’s The Supply Stupid

Sacramento’s homeownership rate is the lowest it’s been in decades. Amy Quinton talks with developers and a city planner about the challenge of building more housing. This is the sixth episode of the The View From Here, Place and Privilege podcast.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Amy Westervelt / Capitol Public Radio

S10 E5: Beneath The Surface Of Tahoe

Amy Westervelt takes us to Tahoe, a region where workers struggle to secure housing while many vacation homes sit vacant. This is the fifth episode of The View From Here, Place and Privilege podcast.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

S10 E4: Not Up To Code

A Sacramento County code enforcement officer takes Amy Quinton on a tour of rental housing “problem properties.” This is the fourth episode of the The View From Here, Place and Privilege podcast.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

S10 E3: Sacramento Divided

Sacramento promotes that it’s more integrated than many other major cities across the country, but it’s actually more segregated than you might think. This is the third episode of the The View From Here, Place and Privilege podcast.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

S10 E2: Segregated Sacramento

Cosmo Garvin explores Sacramento’s history of housing policies and how they have created racial and economic divisions across the region. This is the second episode of the The View From Here, Place and Privilege podcast.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

S10 E1: What Does Privilege Have To Do With It?

Insight host Beth Ruyak introduces The View From Here: Place And Privilege, a multimedia project exploring the housing crisis in Sacramento.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Place And Privilege Podcast Trailer

On Aug. 15, The View From Here will release the first three podcast episodes of our newest series Place and Privilege which explores the history, politics and economics of housing affordability in California's capitol.