Homelessness

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
As the country faces the coronavirus pandemic and an economic crisis, the senator explains the "need to articulate a new direction for America."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Tenant right advocates including Karissa Stotts organized a honking vehicle protest around the U.S. Bank building in Minneapolis on April 8, 2020.
"My bill to cancel rent and mortgages isn't just necessary," says Congresswoman...

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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.