homeless

The Nice Guide to Right Now

Very Good Human Gets Hotel Rooms for 70 Homeless During Chicago's Storm

"We’re thrilled they’re safe and warm, at least for a few days."
River Donaghey
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Viral Homeless Vet GoFundMe That Raised $400K Was Allegedly a Scam

This story just keeps getting more messed up.
River Donaghey
11.15.18
mlb

Mookie Betts Fed Homeless People in Boston at 2 AM After World Series Game

The outfielder showed up to the Boston Library in the middle of the night, handing out trays of food to the homeless after the Red Sox took a 2-0 series lead over the Dodgers.
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.26.18
crime

The Horrific Violence Faced by Homeless People in the UK

Angela Millington's killing represents just one of the many underreported murders of homeless people.
James McMahon
10.24.18
The Plug

This Tech Nonprofit Is Trying to Help Homeless People Get IDs

Most chronically homeless people don’t have a valid ID and can’t afford to get one. A team of Atlanta entrepreneurs are out to break the ID barrier—which can bar homeless people from getting jobs, obtaining housing, and accessing vital government services
Mary Mazzoni
9.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

San Francisco Formed a 'Poop Patrol' to Deal with the City's Street Turds

They'll be scouring the city for human waste starting next month.
River Donaghey
8.15.18
The High Life

Everything You Need to Know About K2, the Dangerous Weed Knockoff

“There’s nothing 'natural' about it. They’re just deadly chemicals made in a lab."
Rajul Punjabi
6.8.18
What's Freaking Me Out

San Fransisco's Homeless Crisis Is Now a Poop Crisis

The city is overrun with people who have nowhere to relieve themselves—and that's a problem for any resident, whether they have a home or not.
Matthew Terrell
6.5.18
techsploitation

'Techsploitation' Demonstrators Blocked Google and Apple Buses With Scooters

Activists in San Francisco used scooters and tech buses to protest the industry’s presence in the city.
Sarah Emerson
5.31.18
LA

What I Learned from Opening a Restaurant Empire on Skid Row

My decision to open up my restaurant in the middle of Skid Row was one of the riskiest things that I have ever done in my life.
Jesse Gomez
1.14.18
happy ending

How Two Homeless Men Found a Home on eBay

"We didn’t do this to become celebrities. We just wanted to find somewhere to live."
Rebecca Baden
12.18.17
public health

San Diego's Housing Crisis Is Contributing to the Spread of Hep A

The situation was dire enough for the governor to declare a state of emergency in October.
Alex Sammon
12.8.17
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