Sunday, April 28, 2013

6 U.S. Cities That Criminalize Homelessness | Care2 Causes

From 6 U.S. Cities That Criminalize Homelessness | Care2 Causes:
The solutions to homelessness may not be simple, but that doesn’t mean we have to compound the problems. Yet that’s precisely the route that several of American cities have taken. Rather than finding ways to provide assistance to some of the country’s least fortunate citizens, lawmakers have developed strict regulations to criminalize homeless people’s activities, as if they were sleeping on the sidewalk and panhandling out of malice rather than necessity.

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