Tag Archives: homeless


The Mental Health Crisis In The U.S. Can Be Directly Tied To The Loss Of Psychiatric Facilities


A severe shortage of inpatient care for people with mental illness is amounting to a public health crisis

Milwaukee Woman Thought She Was Buying A $100 iPhone; Turns Out It Was An iPhone Box With Potatoes In It

By DailyMail.uk

A Milwaukee woman trying to get a head-start on the Christmas shopping season paid $100


Horrible Interracial Dating Stories: Black Women Tell All

by Vice

Since America’s founding, the nation’s racism has made interracial relationships incredibly


‘Clean Cut’ American ‘Kid’ A Suspect In Two Racially Motivated Murders

By New York Post

BATON ROUGE, La. — Police believe the slayings of two black men in Baton Rouge


Police Fatally Shot Black Woman After She Called Them For Help

By Seattle Times

Dozens of people attended a vigil Sunday night for a 30-year-old woman fatally shot by Seattle police as department use-of-force investigators probed how officers wound up killing a woman who had called police for help.


Libyan Muslims Sell Blacks at $200 At Open Slave Markets

By The Muslim Issue

Migrants from West Africa are being openly traded in “public slave markets” across Libya.


Keep Black Kids From Running Away By Not Beating Them

By Washington Post

Last month, a rumor that more than 500 mostly black and Latino children from the District of Columbia had been abducted and sold into sex slavery went viral on social media.


County in New Jersey First In Nation To End Chronic Homelessness

By NJ.com

Bergen County has been certified as the first “community” in the nation to end chronic homelessness.


Rachel Dolezal Is On Food Stamps And About To Lose Her Home

By The Daily News

Two years after she was revealed to be a white woman pretending to be black, Rachel Dolezal is unable to find work and lives off food stamps —


Big Companies As Landlords Leave Tenants In The Cold

By Bloomberg

On a chilly December afternoon in Atlanta, a judge told Reiton Allen that


Homeless Shelter Radiator Kills Two Babies In The Bronx

By NY Daily News

Two napping sisters died from burns Wednesday when


Donald Trump’s Treasury Pick Foreclosed On Elderly Woman For 27-Cents

By Daily Kos

If the fact that Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary is a former Goldman Sachs

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Bill That Allows Government Contractors To Fire LGBT Workers Passes

By Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ― The House passed a massive National Defense Authorization Act


Colonel Abrams, 80’s Soul Music Legend Has Passed Away At 67

By Eur Web

Sadly we must report that death has claimed the life of another celebrity this this weekend.


51 People Overdose On Synthetic Weed In St. Louis

By Saint Louis Post Dispatch

ST. LOUIS • Officials say 51 people downtown were treated this week


Officer Fired After Giving Sandwhich Full Of Feces To Homeless Man

By News 4 SA

SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio police officer is fired after bragging to his partner


While Refugees Receive Food And Shelter A Homeless Veteran Dies In Cold

By U.S. Chronicle

Known only by the name, Sture, the Swedish veteran was homeless, and doing whatever he could to keep warm


Cuban Doctors Are Doing The Most To Help Haiti

By Independent

They are the real heroes of the Haitian earthquake disaster,


1 in 200 San Franciscans Are Homeless

By Mother Jones

On any given night, 1 in 200 San Franciscans sleep on the street. Among the nation’s large urban areas, the city has the highest per capita rate of unsheltered

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Housing Programs Are So Strapped For Cash That Millions Of Families Can’t Even Get On Wait Lists

By: Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Federal programs provide homes for about 5 million families nationwide, but that’s only a fraction of the people who are trying to receive assistance, according to a report released Thursday.