Tag Archives: Social exclusion

New anti-homeless building: Seattle employments bike racks to block rough sleepers

Police cleared a homeless clique before the transportation district filled the pavement with unneeded motorcycle racks a clear client of hostile building which does not address the problem, say campaigners Metropolis Cycling the city New anti-homeless structure: Seattle employments bicycle racks to block bumpy sleepers Police cleared a homeless clique before the transportation district replenished … Read More

From jailhouse to marijuana farm: empty US prisons get strange makeovers

As prisons close across the US, hypothesis for their reuse abound from a yoga studio to a farm for medical marijuana. In Gainesville, since a medium-security prison reopened as a shelter, chronic homelessness in the Florida city has halved The cinder block constructs that predominate the campus ought to have covered shining pink, orange and … Read More

America’s poorest white-hot town: abandoned by coal, swallowed by pharmaceuticals

In the first of a series of dispatches from the USs poorest communities, we call Beattyville, Kentucky, blighted by a lack of jobs and addiction to painkillers Karen Jennings patted her heavily made up look, put on a sarcastic smile and told me that she imagined she examined good after all shed been through. I … Read More

One night on wall street: a painting of homelessness in Britain

The Guardian sent reporters to five cities on Thursday night to report on how the people at the heart of Britains homelessness crisis are coping. Here are their stories Adekola Adepoju: This is what acquired me homeless Growing up in Nigeria, Adekola Adepoju or Kola to his teammates appeared destined for greatness. He was surfaces … Read More