Posts Tagged ‘homelessness’

‘Breaking point’: Record numbers of people at risk of homelessness in UK

A surge in ‘no fault’ evictions at the start of 2022 has left a record number of people at risk of homelessness in the UK. Source

Trump calls for tent cities to address homelessness

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The Pandemic Has Made Homelessness And Eviction Even More Deadly

Above Photo: Volunteers with Southern Solidarity’s New York team pause for a photo while handing out supplies to the city’s unhoused folks. When you’re unsure where your next meal is coming from, COVID-19 isn’t usually your top priority “Once the pandemic hit, it was very clear that nothing was going to be done to support […]

Veteran Landlord Faces Homelessness After Moratorium Barred Her from Evicting Tenants

An Air Force veteran is now living out of her car after the eviction moratorium prevented her from pushing out tenants who eschewed rent payments for over a year. “Brandie LaCasse has been waiting on rent for nearly a year. She owns three properties in upstate New York, but the single mother and Air Force […]

As US Faces Record Unemployment, Homelessness—Senate Preps $10 Billion Bailout for Jeff Bezos

Renegade Editor’s Note: I could do without the Bernie quote. By Matt Agorist As the rest of the country struggled to pay their mortgages, had their businesses shut down, and descended into poverty, COVID-19 for the super rich was a record setting windfall. Four of the most controversial billionaires on the planet, saw their wealth […]

A Watershed Ruling On Homelessness

Above photo: Nadia Carol/Creative Commons. California -On Tuesday, April 20, U.S. District Court Judge David Carter of the Central District of California issued a ruling that is likely to become a watershed moment in the United States’ response to homelessness. In March of last year, the LA Alliance for Human Rights and several individuals sued the City […]

Addressing America’s Homelessness And Squalor

What We Could Do If We Cared. The nation’s homeless could be housed for $10 billion a year, less than the price of one aircraft carrier. Washington, Ward 1 – “I wanna know where the $2.5 million is – that’s my reaction.” Muhsin Boe Luther Umar — or as we call him, Uncle Boe — […]

COVID-19 helped cut homelessness in Europe. But what about after the pandemic?

One piece of good news to come out of the coronavirus pandemic was the successful campaigns from some European countries and cities to get vulnerable people off the streets and into accommodation. In Brussels for example, some 1,000 people were housed in hotels, which had been sitting empty as travel and tourism came to a […]

Homelessness In India

Brief Background: Definition of Homelessness: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) which is adopted by the UN General Assembly defines “‘Homeless’ as those who do not live in a regular residence due to lack of adequate housing, safety, and availability”. (Urban homeless India: Miseries untold and Promises unmet, 2017) The UN Economic and Social […]

The Invisible Student: A Tale of Homelessness at UCLA and USC

Last year, Kaitlin* was an energetic undergraduate at the University of Southern California (USC). With a double major in business and international relations, she’s intelligent, engaging and intuitive. In fact, Kaitlin looked like many other young women at USC, with a stack of books in her backpack, a youthful energy that’s as much a testament […]

The Lockdown and the Epidemic of Homelessness

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Rep. Elect Kat Cammack: ‘Only in America’ Could I Go from Homelessness to Congress

Rep.-elect Kat Cammack (R-FL) told Breitbart News on Tuesday that her election to the House of Representatives after a period of time in which she was homeless illustrates the American Dream. “Just nine years ago, I was homeless, and only in America can someone go from being homeless to the House of Representatives in less […]

Fears Pandemic could Spur Dramatic Spike in Homelessness

olddogthoughts PHOENIX – For more than three decades, André House just west of downtown has provided food, showers, temporary housing and other services to Arizonans experiencing homelessness or poverty. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of families seeking such services has almost doubled, said Ash Uss, the faith-based nonprofit’s coordinator of advocacy […]

California Gov. Jerry Brown Outlaws Homelessness

California Governor Jerry Brown has outlawed homelessness in Los Angeles, banning tens of thousands of vagrants from using cars and RVs as temporary shelter. Under cruel new laws, it is now illegal to sleep in a car or RV between 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. reports: Fines will range anywhere from $25 to $75 […]

Afghanistan War Spending, In 2018 Alone, Could End US Homelessness—TWICE

By Rachel Blevins Defense Department officials are claiming that the cost of the United States’ longest war in history will be $45 billion in 2018, which is actually double to estimate of what it would cost to end homelessness in the U.S. annually. Randall Schriver, the assistant secretary of Defense for Asian and […]

Homelessness in LA-LA Land Los Angeles getting WORSE under Democrats who blame the GOP for “ignoring the NEEDY”

(Natural News) After reading this story, my hope is you’ll never let another lying Democratic politician tell you that their party is the “party of compassion” and the “party of empowerment” for the needy. In fact, like every other socialist-Marxist political movement in history — the very same economic and political philosophies now practiced exclusively […]

On Criminalizing Homelessness and Feeding the Hungry, the State Is Indeed the Bad Guy

Claire S. Bernish, GuestWaking Times “There is no bad guy in this,” Sgt. Joseph Corrigan propitiated of an unforgiving crackdown targeting do-gooders with the nerve to voluntarily feed people in need — part of wider law enforcement action to quash the act of feeding houseless people throughout Atlanta — to the Associated Press. There is no bad […]

Welcome to Skid Row 2017: Shocking scale of homelessness in downtown LA is exposed in footage showing sidewalks lined with dozens of tents in deprived area where 20,000 people live on the streets

They say California is a paradise…Hollywood turns nighttime into day…But up along the San Joaquin those city lights…might as well be a million miles away…” – Steve Earle, from Leroy’s Dustbowl Blues There is a great old hobo song by The Grateful Dead that has the line “Goin’ where the […]

The Economy Is Okay? U.S. Retail Store Closings Hit A New Record High As West Coast Homelessness Soars

If the U.S. economy is doing just fine, why have we already shattered the all-time record for retail store closings in a single year? Whenever I write about our “retail apocalypse”, many try to counter my arguments by pointing out the growing dominance of Amazon.  And I certainly can’t deny that online shopping is on […]

134% increase in homelessness since Tories gained power

     The number of homeless people in the UK has increased by a staggering 134 percent since the Tories came into government in 2010, according to the government’s spending watchdog. A damning report by the National Audit Office (NAO) reveals that the number of households in temporary accommodation has increased by 60 percent in the […]

"Tableau of squalor and suffering": San Diego faces a severe homelessness crisis

     The southern California city has a reputation for beaches and beer. But amid a dramatic spike in homelessness, people are coming to terms with a new reality A “tableau of squalor and suffering” isn’t what comes to mind when people think of San Diego, a town with the motto “America’s finest city” and a […]

Russia Sends Army Engineers and Robots to Syria to Clear Landmines in Palmyra

nsnbc : The Russian General Staff, on Monday, announced that it would deploy personnel and robots to Syria to help clearing landmines from the ancient World Heritage site in Palmyra, the city, the airport and surrounding areas. The city has been recaptured from ISIL on Sunday. Drone image of the ancient Ruins in Palmyra – or […]

Brussels Crisis Actor — This Guy Allegedly Survived His ‘Third Terror Attack’ After Paris and Boston

According to the MSM, this American teenager just survived his THIRD terror attack in Brussels this week, after Paris and Boston. (This has to be one of the most ridiculous narratives from a long strain of amateurishly designed false flags, so I am not going to take this seriously). According to ABC News, Mason Wells […]

Sadistic Cops Make K-9 Maul Unarmed Suicidal Teen – Caught Planning and Celebrating It in Texts

Justin Gardner | The Free Thought Project North Port, FL — Months after the Herald-Tribune exposed the North Port Police Department for routinely commanding their K-9 dogs to attack people without provocation, the department has done nothing to address the problem. In fact, it defends its officers even in […]


‘William Kristol is terrified that Trump could try 9/11 perpetrators’ “William Kristol, who is one of the 9/11 perpetrators who is going to be tried, convicted and hanged for mass murder and high treason when this comes out, is terrified that Trump might become president, because there is a chance that Trump might decide to […]

Alarming number of homeless, hungry Americans flood major US cities

     The biggest cities in the US are struggling from a lack of homeless shelters and food pantries as they appear unable to cope with the rising number of homeless people nationwide, a study by the US Conference of Mayors revealed on Tuesday. The past year has marked the year of homelessness in the US […]

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Telepathic five-year-old gets tested by scientists

Passion for books: Ms Sanguino, 32, later posted the videos of Ramses (pictured in a book shop) on the Internet, where they caught the eye of Dr Diane Powell, a former faculty member at Harvard Medical School      A five-year-old savant who is apparently displaying signs of telepathy is being studied by scientists after his […]

In the Foreign Policy Shadow of Dr. Brzezinski: The Objective of “Obama’s America” is to Destroy and Fragment Russia

Read Part 1 here « Who rules East Europe commands the Heartland; who rules the Heartland commands the World-Island » », that is to say Eurasia. The geographer Halford Mackinder became famous because of this shock-phrase taken from his book Democratic Ideals and Reality (1919). But the idea had already been expressed in his article “The Geographical […]

Study: 13,000 Become Homeless Every Month In Los Angeles County

Print Friendly FREDERIC J. BROWN / AFP / GETTY IMAGES LOS ANGELES – Chronic homelessness is such a daunting problem in Los Angeles County that even after 10,000 people were moved into housing in the last three years, about 13,000 people on public assistance slip into homelessness every month, a new study has revealed. The […]

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