Michael Maskin is a senior at Tufts University, majoring in American Studies and minoring in Political Science. He is the Tisch Summer Fellow at the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty in Washington, DC.
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Monday, August 11, 2014
No Safe Place: How Cities Are Making It Illegal to be Homeless
Tonight, thousands of homeless people in the United States will face the possibility of arrest because they do not have a safe place to sleep. Thousands more could be arraigned for sitting or standing in the wrong place. While they must sleep rest their legs, homeless people live in cities where...