Julia Conley, staff writer
"It is because of derogatory myths like this, which have been debunked time and time again, that the transgender community faces disproportionate levels of discrimination and homelessness."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
HUD Secretary Ben Carson
"You have experienced first-hand the demoralizing wounds of segregation and...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Ben Carson
Trump has proposed cutting $6.8 billion from HUD, jeopardizing millions of...


A supermarket giant in the U.K. has removed metal spikes outside stores to deter rough sleepers and other "anti-social" elements after people protested that the latest in "defensive urban architecture" treats the homeless as pigeons, rats or other unwashed, unwanted, shoo-go-away vermin. Left Unity argues there are 700,000 empty homes in the country, and no good reasons for anyone to be homeless.