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Trump’s Budget Guts Heat Assistance To The Poor … And The Reason Is Disgusting (VIDEO)

Trump’s Budget Guts Heat Assistance To The Poor … And The Reason Is Disgusting (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump’s supposed budget-slashing is looking less like fiscal responsibility and more like someone chopping their way through the rain forest with a wooden spoon being eaten by termites. And, while the flailing is somewhat entertaining, it stops us in our tracks when we realize that some of the programs he wants to slash are […]

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

A 52-year-old woman, Karen Lee Batts, was evicted from a senior assisted living facility for non-payment of $338.00. Batts’ family says she suffers from schizophrenia. The facility that evicted Batts was under the management of  Cascade Management, Inc. and Northwest Housing Alternatives, LLC. The housing complex was designed for people with disabilities and financially limited seniors: “The court records […]

WATCH: Tenants In Danger And Dying As Slumlords Rake In Taxpayer Dollars

WATCH: Tenants In Danger And Dying As Slumlords Rake In Taxpayer Dollars

Two infant girls were burnt to death in a South Bronx, New York apartment building used to temporarily house homeless families Wednesday when a radiator exploded. An investigation by Fire Department officials revealed unsafe conditions, prompting further scrutiny into the already controversial cluster site housing program run by New York City’s Department of Homeless Services […]

Suspect In Homeless Killing Spree In Custody – San Diego Still Has A Lot To Learn (VIDEO)

Suspect In Homeless Killing Spree In Custody – San Diego Still Has A Lot To Learn (VIDEO)

On Thursday morning, Anthony Alexander Padgett was taken into police custody. Padgett, from El Cajon, is suspected to have committed four attacks against the homeless that left two men dead, and two in critical condition. Two of the homeless, 53-year-old Angelo De Nardo, and 41-year-old Shawn Longley are believed to have been assaulted in their sleep. […]

Killing Spree Continues In San Diego, Fourth Victim In Critical Condition (VIDEO)

Killing Spree Continues In San Diego, Fourth Victim In Critical Condition (VIDEO)

San Diego is dealing with a potential serial killer. The latest attack on a sleeping homeless man marks the fourth one in just four days. The attacks have left two men dead and two men in critical condition. On Sunday, July 3, 53-year-old Angelo De Nardo was found set ablaze near I-5 and some train […]

Latest Victim Found Murdered, 3 Brutal Crimes Against The Homeless In San Diego Within 24 Hours

Latest Victim Found Murdered, 3 Brutal Crimes Against The Homeless In San Diego Within 24 Hours

Around 6 a.m. on July 4, a man was found murdered in Robb Athletic Field in the Ocean Beach neighborhood of San Diego, Calif.. This may be the third victim in what is believed to be a string of violent crimes involving three victims in 24-hours time. It is believed that all three victims were […]

Islamic Charity Volunteers Feed Chicago Homeless People During Ramadan Fast

Islamic Charity Volunteers Feed Chicago Homeless People During Ramadan Fast

Muslims are celebrating Ramadan this month. Ramadan is the month where the Prophet Muhammad declared that the gates of Heaven would open and the gates of Hell are locked shut. They fast from sunrise to sunset for the entire month. At the end of the month, they hold a huge family celebration called Eid Al-Fitr […]

Homeless LGBT Man Loses Life to Hate Crime Injuries (VIDEO)

Homeless LGBT Man Loses Life to Hate Crime Injuries (VIDEO)

Did you know that violence against transgender individuals is on the rise? Last year, The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs reported that while violence against issues surrounding LGBT people is declining overall in the U.S., crimes specifically against trans individuals are on the rise, increasing 13 percent more than the all-embracing trend. Last week, a 38-year-old transgender man […]

Pot Taxes To Fund Services For Homeless (VIDEO)

Pot Taxes To Fund Services For Homeless (VIDEO)

Homeless people in Los Angeles, California and Aurora, Colorado, are benefiting from new taxes on marijuana sales that are placing millions of dollars in the cities’ treasuries. In Los Angeles, where homelessness has reached epidemic proportions, a proposed tax on medical marijuana would raise part of the $2 billion estimated that is needed for housing […]

Library Helps Homeless People By Providing Mental Health Resources

Library Helps Homeless People By Providing Mental Health Resources

Traditionally, a librarian is not trained to provide mental health resources when needed to handle out-of-control patrons, but people can’t be turned away. About four million people in the U.S. go to a library every day, and many of them are homeless. The American Library Association reports they are using their facilities as shelter, and many cities are […]

San Francisco Tech Worker Offended By Homeless Population

San Francisco Tech Worker Offended By Homeless Population

The real world divide between the “haves and have-nots” is clear, as San Francisco tech workers express disdain with the city’s homeless population. The Guardian talked to high earning, tech-savvy workers who are outraged at the growing homeless population that they encounter on their way into offices buildings. Privileged Techies Bothered By Seeing Homeless Population San […]

LGBT Group Get Revenge On Homophobic Church In Best Possible Way

LGBT Group Get Revenge On Homophobic Church In Best Possible Way

An LGBT group in New York are getting the best possible revenge on a Church renowned for its homophobia. They are planning on buying the building. The Atlah Church in Harlem is renowned for its homophobic messages and has displayed signs such as “Jesus would stone homos” and “Harlem is a sodomite free zone” outside […]

A Homeless Man Shocked This Student With A Note – It’ll Break Your Heart

A Homeless Man Shocked This Student With A Note – It’ll Break Your Heart

As a society, we’ve become used to seeing homeless people on the streets. Asking everyone they can for loose change – or food, or work, or anything else that they can get. Yet only one or two passersby will pay attention, let alone drop a quarter or, a half-eaten sandwich into the person’s hands. The […]

Group Makes Quilts For Homeless At Virtually No Cost Out Of THIS Common, Household Item (VIDEO)

Group Makes Quilts For Homeless At Virtually No Cost Out Of THIS Common, Household Item (VIDEO)

After losing her husband two years ago, Omaha, Neb., resident Marilynn Jones needed something to do with her hands, but she wanted to feel like she was doing good for others, somehow, too. With 70 years of quilting experience under her fingers, she turned toward what she knew best and began knitting beds for the […]

McDonald’s Employee Fired For Assault On Panhandler, Victim Speaks Out

McDonald’s Employee Fired For Assault On Panhandler, Victim Speaks Out

Earlier this week, an employee at a McDonald’s on Detroit’s west side was caught on tape offering food to an apparently homeless man near the drive-thru window–only to throw a cup of hot water at him. Well, thankfully, that jerk has been fired, and could potentially face criminal charges for his assault of an innocent […]

Cop Dresses As Homeless Person…So He Can Write Tickets!? WTF?!

Cop Dresses As Homeless Person…So He Can Write Tickets!? WTF?!

Homelessness is a huge problem in this country. But you’d never know it from the actions taken recently by the Bethesda Police Department in Maryland. The department put an officer–who was disguised as a homeless person–at a busy intersection. The cop was holding a sign, but instead of saying, “Will work for food” or “Homeless: […]

WATCH As A Sarasota Woman Says The Homeless In Her Community ‘Aren’t People’

WATCH As A Sarasota Woman Says The Homeless In Her Community ‘Aren’t People’

At a recent meeting in Sarasota, Florida, residents were talking with?Doug Logan, the city’s?new Director of Special Initiatives. Part of Logan’s job is to deal with the issue of homelessness in Sarasota. And Logan is seeking better solutions than the one the city committed to in 2014. Under that plan the homeless in Sarasota were […]

Homeless Man Sits And Simply Tells The Truth About Our Society

Homeless Man Sits And Simply Tells The Truth About Our Society

When I watched this video, I could do nothing but shake my head. Not just in disgust for our prison system, but also for myself. I’ve been that guy who ignored homeless people, too busy to be bothered with another human being’s struggle. Sure I’ve given money here and there, but ultimately I can’t say […]

Young Black Man Destroys Conservative Stereotypes In Touching Video

Young Black Man Destroys Conservative Stereotypes In Touching Video

If there is one thing every black male in America can understand, it’s how it feels to be pre-judged. No matter how you look or behave, you are automatically labeled and categorized. Often times people just assume the worst, or if you do give off a positive image, they assume that it’s because you’re not […]

Portraits Show Homeless Youth As They Wish To Be Seen

Portraits Show Homeless Youth As They Wish To Be Seen

Homeless youth. . . Homelessness rates in the United States continue to rise amidst a failing economic system that is slow to recover from the crash of 2008. Businesses are thriving, but middle and lower income families are still struggling and juggling. Many families are one small calamity from becoming?homeless, and those numbers are growing. […]