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California Bill Would Stem Criminalization Of Homelessness Statewide

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 03.06.2015 | Impact

Anti-homelessness laws are on the rise in California, but one state lawmaker is pushing back against the trend. Criminalizing homelessness has spi...

Homeless Dad On The 1 Thing That Could Help Him Get Job

www.theatlantic.com | Posted 02.17.2015 | Impact

BERKELEY, Calif.–During the day, the northern end of Telegraph Avenue is filled with students, street vendors, and panhandlers. Stay out late enough...

Woman In Bikini Takes 'Selfies 4 The Homeless' To Raise Funds For Vet Living On The Streets

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.22.2014 | Impact

Just when we thought the“Selfies with Homeless People” trend was on its way out, another similarly questionable photo stunt sprung up. Tired o...

State Assembly Passes Groundbreaking Homelessness Legislation

The Sacramento Bee | JEREMY B. WHITE | Posted 06.24.2013 | San Francisco

Citing the need to ensure equal treatment for indigent Californians, lawmakers on Tuesday advanced a homeless rights bill that they said has been narr...

A Homeless Bill Of Rights?

The Sacramento Bee | JIM SANDERS | Posted 03.06.2013 | San Francisco

California law protects its residents from discrimination based on sex, race, religion and sexual orientation. Now a state lawmaker is pushing to add...

California Town Joins Fight For Homeless Bill Of Rights

Posted 09.11.2012 | Impact

Rhode Island blazed the trail in the fight to treat homeless people justly and now one Northern California town is following suit Back in June, th...

WATCH: Is Posh Venice Beach Turning Into 'Skid Rose'?

Posted 05.07.2012 | Los Angeles

Venice Beach's Rose Avenue has a new nickname: 'Skid Rose.' The city's new enforcement of its boardwalk curfew has resulted in the homeless moving ...

Marcus Baram

L.A. Plagued With Homeless Shelter Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 02.16.2012 | Business

Los Angeles may be known for the glamor of Hollywood and the glitz of Beverly Hills, but it's also the homeless capital of America. More than 51,0...

Attacks On Homeless To Become Hate Crime In California

McClatchy | Jim Sanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Californians' civil right to be homeless would be given new legal protection under legislation approved Thursday by the Assembly. Basically, the me...