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Iowa City Under Fire For Using Zoning Restriction To Shutdown Church That Fed Homeless By
A church in Davenport, Iowa, facing zoning restrictions related to its outreach program to feed the homeless, is appealing its local council and questioning the legality of the city’s regulations. This all stems from a cease...
One Man’s Mission To Feed Washington, D.C.’s Homeless By
(REPORT) — Muslim-American immigrant Kazi Mannan uses his platform as a restaurant owner in downtown Washington, D.C. to spread a message of love. At the Sakina Halal Grill, the homeless eat for free. In an interview with Eater D.C., Mannan explains, “I’m in the...
Cosmetology Student Under Invesitgation For Giving Free Haircuts To The Homeless By
(REPORT) — An Arizona cosmetology student is currently being investigated for giving free haircuts to the homeless. Juan Carlos Montesdeoca has been giving away free haircuts to homeless individuals at Santa Rita park in Tucson and recently organized an event called...
Ohio Police Beat Homeless Veteran Into Coma, Leaving Him Permanently Disabled By
DAYTON, Ohio  — A federal lawsuit alleges that officers at an Ohio jail beat a homeless veteran so severely that he ended up in a coma for two months and is now wheelchair-bound and cognitively disabled. Joseph Guglielmo, 59, filed the civil rights suit against Montgomery...
Seven Arrested For Feeding Homeless In Tampa Park By
(REPORT) — Since 2008 economic crisis, homelessness in the United States has been on the rise, particularly in cities and urban areas. Though most local and city governments are well-aware of the issue, many have decided to criminalize the homeless instead of working...
Houston Police Force Homeless To Throw Away Donated Food, Blankets By
Houston, TX (ANALYSIS) — Local activists attempting to hand out food and gifts were shocked on Thursday afternoon when Houston police forced the homeless to throw away the donations.  Around 1 pm on Thursday,  several individuals met in downtown Houston to distribute...
San Francisco Judges Dismiss 66,000 Arrest Warrants Against The Homeless By
The United States, despite often advertising itself as the world’s “most developed” nation, has a major problem with homelessness, with approximately 3.5 million currently living with no place to call home. Even though vacant houses outnumber the nation’s homeless...
Texas Cop Fired For Feeding ‘Feces’ Sandwich To Homeless Man By
The San Antonio Police Department — known for its strict measures against homeless people — announced that it had fired a five-year veteran police officer after he attempted to feed a homeless man a “fecal sandwich” in May. According to the department’s statement,...
Los Angeles County Seeks “Millionaires’ Tax” To Fund Homeless Programs For The Poor By
The most populous county in the United States, the County of Los Angeles (LA County), is hoping to institute a new law that will ensure that millionaires living in the county will be taxed to fund homeless programs for the poor. The law, nicknamed the “millionaires’...
The Government’s Insane War On Tiny Homes And Humanity By
In this video Luke Rudkowski travels to Compton, California to talk to Elvis Summers, the main behind the ” Tiny Houses For The Homeless in Los Angeles.” Elvis’s story that he shared in this video is insane with government intervention and intimidation that is denying...