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Let's End California's Homelessness Crisis ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, California, protection, homeless )

Cher
- 164 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Did you know that more than 25% of the U.S. homeless population lives in California? That's roughly 114,000 people.
Made Homeless for Defending Housing Rights - Justice for Ni Yulan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, homes, housing rights, homeless )

Cher
- 386 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ni Yulan was among thousands whose homes were demolished in the lead-up to the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Without a permanent place to live herself, Ni Yulan now defends the rights of others forced from their homes by lucrative construction projects
Praise Vet Who Offers Free Animal Care to Homeless PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, animals, protection, vets, homeless )

Anna
- 820 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank Dr. Shorrock for offering free veterinary care to homeless pets
One Third of Children in Silicon Valley Are Homeless While Tech Profits Soar
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, high tech, silicon valley, East Palo Alto, rents too high, prices too high, homeless, children homeless )

Sheryl
- 839 days ago - rawstory.com
In August, a housing official penned a scathing resignation letter because her families income was not high enough to live in the very city she represents. Even the principal of one East Palo Alto school was forced to move in with 3 other educators.
End Houston's Cruel War Against the Homeless!
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, poverty, persecution, police brutality, Houston, Texas, petitions )

Freya
- 842 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Thursday, 22 December, the Houston Police Department targeted a group of homeless advocates who were attempting to hand out hot food and gifts to the homeless. Local activists attempting to hand out food and gifts were shocked when Houston police...
Houston Police Force Homeless People To Throw Away Food And Gifts Given For The Holidays
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, homeless, police, Houston, waste management truck )

Sheryl
- 845 days ago - trueactivist.com
Not only did the police show up but they brought a large waste management truck and forced the homeless to throw away their food, pillows and other items that were just donated by local activists.
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

Freya
- 1108 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As though homeless people donâEUR(TM)t already own so few possessions, the city of Los Angeles just passed a law saying that the amount of things a homeless person can own must fit inside of a trash can.
Hiding The Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, crime, ticketing, federal case, where do they go )

Sheryl
- 1235 days ago - news.vice.com
A growing number of American cities are ticketing or arresting homeless people for essentially being homeless. The new laws ban behavior commonly associated with homelessness like reclining in public, sharing food or sitting on a sidewalk.
Help End the Housing Crisis ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, homeless, housing crisis, children )

Cher
- 1480 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Join us in asking politicians to build more affordable homes. The housing crisis ends here.
In NYC, Port Authority Tells Group Not to Hand Out Blankets, Doesn't Want Homeless 'Too Comfortable'
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, abuse, NYC, homeless, freezing temperatures, blankets, society, ethics, humans, health, crime, sadness, safety, rights, government, freedoms, dishonesty, family, news )

Carrie
- 1519 days ago - dailykos.com
Volunteers with Saxton/Hart tried to help those in need during frigid temperatures by handing out blankets at New York City's Port Authority Bus Terminal and were shocked when authorities turned them away:
Home Petite Home
Society & Culture  (tags: affordable housing, alternative housing, tiny homes, tiny houses, homeless )

Sheryl
- 1526 days ago - buzzfeed.com
In the Pacific Northwest, people with nowhere else to go are forming micro-communities with communal kitchens and toilets but teeny, individual sleeping units. Could tiny homes, once the provenance of design blogs, help curb homelessness nationwide?
DA Files Murder Charges Against Officers in James Boyd Shooting
Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque NM, police shooting, Kari Branbenburg, James Boyd, homeless, humans, law, police, death, society, culture, rights, ethics, good news, freedoms, safety )

Carrie
- 1562 days ago - abqjournal.com
Bernalillo County District Attorney Kari Brandenburg filed paperwork Monday charging two Albuquerque police officers each with an open count of murder in the fatal shooting of a homeless camper in Albuquerque's foothills last March.
Israeli Home Demolitions in Jerusalem Leave 2 Families Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, families, homeless, ethics, politics, society, government, freedoms, dishonesty, world, violence, sadness, rights, abuse )

Carrie
- 1574 days ago - maannews.net
Israeli authorities on Tuesday destroyed three homes, a restaurant, and a butcher shop in the East Jerusalem village of Jabal al-Mukabbir in a dawn raid that left two Palestinian families homeless.
Homeless Man Receives $100... Then Shocks Everyone With How He Spends It
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, charity, kindness )

Tomoko
- 1581 days ago - today.com
Let's face it: Many of us hesitate to hand money to the homeless, concerned they will spend it in ways we'd consider unwise.
Give Homeless Group Shelter
Society & Culture  (tags: san jose, the jungle, homeless, people, shelter, help, petition, safety, society )

Scooby
- 1598 days ago - forcechange.com
A homeless camp in San Jose known as "The Jungle" is being dismantled after housing hundreds for over a decade. At the edge of Silicon Valley, mere miles from the headquarters of the wealthiest tech companies in the U.S., police, construction workers
 

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