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Zafirah Mohamed Zein is a writer for Inter Press Service.
Monday, August 25, 2014
New York’s Homeless Pushed Deeper into the Shadows
Joe sits on newspapers spread on the sidewalk by the entrance to midtown’s Grand Central Station. His head rests in his hands, only looking up when coins from passersby clink into his paper cup. “A shelter is like a prison without guards,” he says, when asked why he was out on the street. “I’m done...