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Advocates say Ontario law banning panhandling should be repealed

WATCH: Alan Carter explains why former the former attorney general is saying he should have repealed the Safe Streets Act when he was in office. 516 more words

News

How to address Panhandling Without the SSA

“IF WE REPEAL THE SSA HOW WILL BUSINESSES AND COMMUNITIES BE ABLE TO ADDRESS UNWANTED PANHANDLING?”

It’s a fair question here is the answer

1. Other legislation exists to deal with behaviour that is problematic… 516 more words

Another crappy sign of homelessness

First thing this morning I found a discarded panhandler’s cardboard sign; just off Hemlock Street in the alley on the south side of West Broadway Avenue. 382 more words

Vancouver B.C.

No Formula

“We serve a God of order” this is a Christainese statement I hear often in reference to not being impulsive. There is truth in it. I should not use my amazing gift of the active living Spirit of God in me as an excuse to be flaky. 488 more words

Man In Community

NCSU ENDOWMENT INCREASES TO $7.64

After years of fishing for spare change out of the couch cushions and investing in penny stocks, NC State is looking to hit the $7.64 mark for its endowment. 243 more words

Satire

A Likely Story

Venus shone in the Eastern sky
Where Captain Terry liked to fly.
He looped some loops in his F-16
‘Round where the planet could be seen. 445 more words

Poems

The Begging Bowl

We all have needs; we are all mendicants at some level. Sometimes subtle: a smile that begs response, a look that hopes for more; sometimes obvious: a verbal request, or even a sign that solicits aid. 1,198 more words