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Homeless Crisis

Cities, States Turn To Emergency Declarations To Tackle Homeless Crisis

Pew's Stateline | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.11.2015 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily rep...


Brooke Bastinelli | Posted 09.28.2015 | Religion
Brooke Bastinelli

I broke a glass from a cold pressed juice in downtown Los Angeles. Was walking too fast I guess. It tumbled out of my bag . I had plans to recycle it later

Mayor Accuses Homeless People Of Meth Use, Closes Park To Get Rid Of Them

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 01.28.2015 | Impact

A California mayor has closed a city park in an effort to rid the area of homeless residents. Starting on Monday, Boyd Park in San Rafael is close...

LOOK: Are Mobile Homeless Shelters An Effective Solution?

AP | Posted 10.23.2013 | Impact

BOGOTA, Colombia -- A mobile service center for Bogota's homeless is providing free showers, clean clothes and food to some of the estimated 9,000 peo...

Black Families Intensely More Likely To Be Homeless, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 03.06.2012 | Business

America's homeless crisis is also a crisis of color. Black families were seven times more likely than white families to stay in homeless shelters i...

Music Ending for Homeless Composer

Pat LaMarche | Posted 04.17.2012 | Impact
Pat LaMarche

Allow me to introduce a man who became homeless as a result of our nation's economic downturn. He's one of those million and a half extra folks added to the already existing crowd experiencing chronic homelessness.

'We're Facing A Crisis': Homeless Families Demand Meeting With The Mayor

Carly Schwartz | Posted 11.30.2011 | San Francisco

Homelessness has long been a problem in San Francisco, but in recent years, it has ballooned into something much bigger. The San Francisco Chronicl...