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#HomelessEcoVilleNOW

ON November 16th, the Los Angeles Times put out an articles titled; Los Angeles tops the nation in chronically homeless people, federal report finds. The article is about the report, The 2016 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress, which can be downloaded here – 2016-ahar-part-1, which starts with; “On a single night in 2016,… Read more #HomelessEcoVilleNOW

Occupy – or – I think, therefore I am, I think.

“No country, however rich, can afford the waste of its human resources.  Demoralization caused by vast unemployment is our greatest extravagance.  Morally, It is the greatest menace to our social order.” Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of The United States of America It’s that time of year again when the eyes of the entire world… Read more Occupy – or – I think, therefore I am, I think.

Where did homelessness get such a bad name?

Being homeless is a condition that few want to experience.  The living conditions can be quite horrendous, even in the finest of shelters.  This point of stress has only increased over the last forty years, as more and more people judge the homeless as a blight on society. The truth is, how we treat our… Read more Where did homelessness get such a bad name?