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MAKING A DIFFERENCE: How Marathon Runners Help the Homeless (Without Even Knowing It)
Society & Culture  (tags: HOMELESSNESS, MAKING A DIFFERENCE, politics, society, freedoms, ethics, culture, activists, goodnews, GoodNews, news )

Cal
- 421 days ago - mnn.com
Father-daughter team turns a common race practice into a clever opportunity to help the less fortunate.
Student Homelessness Hits Record High
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, homelessness, usa, americans, news, politics )

Cal
- 522 days ago - money.cnn.com
The number of homeless students in U.S. public schools is at an all-time high, according to new data.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Against Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, law, government, freedoms, usa, society, safety, politics, ethics, culture, americans, news )

Cal
- 602 days ago - forcechange.com
Continue to reduce the homeless population in the state of Florida.
Vancouver's Housing Push Pays Off With Marked Decline in Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, rights, homelessness, policy, freedoms, government, americans, humans )

Cal
- 775 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Street homelessness in Vancouver has decreased by 62 per cent since 2008, according to a new report by the city.
OP-ED: Homes for the Homeless: A Smart Investment in Dignity
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, rights, homelessness, policy, freedoms, government, americans, humans )

Cal
- 824 days ago - csmonitor.com
Despite a recent rise in poverty, homelessness is down. One reason? Providing a residence for the homeless creates enough self-respect for them to deal with underlying issues.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Defend the Rights of Homeless People in California
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, politics, society, homelessness, rights, news, ethics, americans )

Cal
- 839 days ago - forcechange.com
The Homeless Person's Bill of Rights and Fairness Act is legislation that homeless advocates have been waiting for, a bill that would help to stop discrimination against homeless people. California's cities have some of the highest homeless populations in
How One GOP Plutocrat Helped Make 20,000 Kids Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: society, rights, news, homelessness, children, abuse, politics, law, government, freedoms, ethics )

Cal
- 849 days ago - alternet.org
Homelessness in New York has skyrocketed, thanks in part to years of conservative policy predicated on right-wing ideology
A Veteran of the Afghanistan War Speaks Out on Poverty   video
Society & Culture  (tags: video, Mason Bliss, veteran, war, Afghanistan, Green Party, USA, wealthy nation, starving children, homelessness, poverty, declining education, Green New Deal, economic justice, green jobs, green energy )

Brian
- 917 days ago - youtube.com
Today we share the story of Mason Bliss, an Afghan vet and Green Party supporter. It's immoral that children are starving in one of the wealthiest nations in the world.
Being Young and Homeless in the US Could Get Even Worse
Society & Culture  (tags: Homelessness, young people, americans, culture, ethics, crime, government, freedoms, rights, sadness, society, news )

Carrie
- 988 days ago - truth-out.org
Amber, 24, who's been living on the streets half her life, was sitting on a sunny sidewalk in downtown Berkeley last week, cuddling her three-month-old puppy and talking to a friend
Rhode Island Considers 'Homeless Bill Of Rights' To End Discrimination
Society & Culture  (tags: Homelessness, Video, Daniel Beardsley, Eddie Vega, Neil Donovan, Nicholas Mattiello, Rhode Island League Of Cities And Towns, Sen. John Tassoni, Homeless Bill Of Rights, National Coalition For The Homeless, Rhode Island, Impact News )

Judy
- 1049 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Advocates for the homeless said the Bill of Rights shouldn't pose a burden to cities or police departments - unless they are actively discriminating against the homeless now.
60 MINUTES--- Hard Times Generation: Families Living in Cars
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, children, americans, economy, recession, usa, safety, society, freedoms, education, culture )

Cal
- 1219 days ago - cbsnews.com
60 Minutes returns to Florida, home to one third of America's homeless families, to find out what life is like for the epidemic's youngest survivors.
LOST GENERATION: U.S.-- Young, Gay and Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, homeless gay youth, homelessness, social stigma, society, rights, ethics, family, children, law, politics, police, news, safety, humans, dishonesty, sadness, usa )

Cal
- 1390 days ago - ipsnews.net
Living on the streets is not easy for anyone, but for gay teenagers it can be even worse. Many suffer rejection from their families - pushing them to homelessness - discrimination at school and even sexual assault on the streets
Outrageous: Three People Arrested for Feeding the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, hunger, culture, freedoms, government, abuse, activists, humans, news, society )

Resignd
- 1393 days ago - alternet.org
Members of Orlando Food Not Bombs were arrested Wednesday when police said they violated a city ordinance by feeding the homeless in Lake Eola Park....
TODAY'S HEROES: For San Diego's Homeless, One Man Offers Hope
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, HOMELESSNESS, TODAY'S HEROES, society, politics, freedoms, culture, goodnews, usa )

Cal
- 1484 days ago - npr.org
WATERMAN DAVE--For years, he's handed out hundreds of bottles of water each day to the homeless. He's a 75-year-old retiree who's made it his mission to help the homeless -- even if it's just with a hug or a kind word.
 

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