Homelessness

money-inequality

One Thing Trump and Wealthy Liberals Have in Common: They Hate the Homeless

The president's ugly rhetoric about 'cleaning up' homelessness is all too familiar.
Brendan O'Connor
14 hours ago
Homelessness

Trump Is Going to War with California Because He Thinks Homeless People Are Polluting the Ocean

Trump is now threatening San Francisco with an environmental citation.
Emma Ockerman
2 days ago
Homelessness

Trump’s Advisors Are Getting Nostalgic for the Homelessness Crackdowns of Yore

They think more police presence might just solve the problem.
Emma Ockerman
3 days ago
Homelessness

Trump Reportedly Wants to Destroy Homeless Camps in California. Officials Say He Doesn’t Have a Clue.

"The president doesn’t seem to have any grasp of the homeless crisis, not only in California, but around the country."
Emma Ockerman
9.11.19
Homelessness

A Fire at an LA Homeless Camp is Being Investigated as Attempted Murder

It’s the second time in recent weeks that authorities along the West Coast have said someone set fire to a tent city to target the homeless.
Emma Ockerman
9.5.19
Homelessness

Los Angeles Might Start Punishing Homeless People Based on Where They Sleep

Like schools, parks, or otherwise “crowded public sidewalk areas.”
Emma Ockerman
8.23.19
Policing

Cops Who Led Handcuffed Black Man Down the Street by a Rope Won't Face Investigation

The man's family said he’s been homeless and seeking treatment for mental illness over the past several years.
Emma Ockerman
8.19.19
Homelessness

YouTube Trolls Thought It Would Be Hilarious to Prank LA's Homeless

They listed their favorite YouTuber's mansion as a shelter.
Kelly Vinett
7.31.19
housing

California Is Desperately Trying to Hide Homeless People, Critics Say

A proposed policy would force those without homes to accept shelter, and people are pissed.
Rick Paulas
7.31.19
money-inequality

The Creative and Cruel Ways People Make Life Hell for the Homeless

It's not just playing "Baby Shark" over and over.
Molly Taft
7.19.19
Homelessness

This Florida City Is Playing "Baby Shark" on a Loop to Push Homeless People Out

They're trying to keep people from sleeping at a pavilion that brings in big event fees, primarily related to weddings.
Emma Ockerman
7.17.19
Homelessness

The Homelessness Crisis Is Getting So Bad That Cities Are Now Building Their Own Camps

"It’s just to make things more manageable because it’s so bad in the streets."
Emma Ockerman
7.16.19
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