Tension is flaring over the optics of serving an opulent meal to diners in plastic bubbles mere feet away from homeless encampments.
“We do this work every day, and even we’re taken aback. This is just so, so severe," said an executive at the National Center for Transgender Equality.
Toronto scrambled to set up shelters, adjacent to an affluent neighbourhood, for homeless people during the pandemic. Residents say they're scared.
Housing advocates warn of a huge crisis if Congress doesn't come through soon with significant and sustained financial assistance.
“You took from him his only possession: his dignity as a human being,” the judge said to the officer during his sentencing.
But the owner wants them out.
“The LA mayor put a shelter-in-place order, but how am I supposed to wash my hands without a house?”
These Cities Are Stopping Police From Responding to Homelessness, Drug Use, and Mental Health Issues
Los Angeles proposed the change Tuesday. San Francisco and Albuquerque have already made it.
What if tenants got together and bought their property back? That’s what happened at this trailer park in Texas.
At least two California cities have established campsites for the homeless in the coronavirus crisis, offering basic services like food, security, and a bathroom.
‘Literally a Lifeline:’ Doctors Without Borders Is Getting Cell Phones to Homeless People so They Can Stay Connected During Coronavirus
The organization has distributed 1,000 phones so far to connect the homeless to shelter, healthcare, and financial help during the crisis.
Authorities shut down the camp, one of Canada's largest, over fears of coronavirus spreading throughout its residents.