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WATCH: NYC Homelessness Rises To 50,000

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 03.06.2013 | New York

A new report reveals the number of people living in homeless shelters has surpassed 50,000 people a night-- a record high for the city and a 19 percen...

For Homeless Students, Transitional Shelters Must Be Used as a Tool, Not a Roadblock

Ralph da Costa Nunez, PhD | Posted 01.09.2012 | New York
Ralph da Costa Nunez, PhD

The Department of Education and Department of Homeless Services must work together to address the needs of homeless students, and better track the data surrounding attendance and graduation rates among this population.

City Buying One-Way Tickets For Homeless Families To Leave

New York Times | JULIE BOSMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

They are flown to Paris ($6,332), Orlando ($858.40), Johannesburg ($2,550.70), or most frequently, San Juan ($484.20). They are not executives on ...