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For refugees in Seattle, rising rents mean the search for home isn’t over

For refugees in Seattle, rising rents mean the search for home isn’t over

PRI - Isabel Vázquez

There’s a letter on Yulina Bilombele’s dining room table that she cannot read. “Defendant failed to pay the rent and has further failed to vacate and surrender the premises.” Bilombele is a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo. She’s 80 years old. She does not speak English. She is too frail …

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