This article shows and goes into detail about how a federal appeals court has struck down Los Angeles’ ban on homeless people living in vehicles, declaring that the law “opens the door to discriminatory enforcement” against the poor. 9 more words
This article focuses on the homeless community being evicted from their campout spot in Ann Arbor.
“Members of a homeless encampment on Ann Arbor’s east side are bracing for eviction from the privately owned woods where they’ve established a self-governing tent community known as Camp Serenity.” 13 more words
This article from USA Today speaks on the issue and why so many veterans become homeless upon returning from active duty. Factors such as a worse economy, post-traumatic stress disorder among other mental disorders, and being over seas for so long contribute to the homeless veteran population. 21 more words
This article discusses the success of placing mentally ill homeless people in government homes where they can receive the care and attention that they deserve. This plan only helps those that are chronically homeless which is defined as: an unaccompanied homeless individual with a disabling condition who has either been continuously homeless for a year or more. 6 more words
This online article is from commondreams.org and it is a list of ten facts about being homeless in America. It’s short and sweet to the point while effectively giving you plenty of good knowledge on who is homeless, why they are, and other good information. 7 more words