Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Further efforts to criminalize or otherwise harm people experiencing homelessness are unconscionable."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Boston police destroyed wheelchairs belonging to homeless residents Tuesday night.
"Can we all agree that it is inhumane and cruel and a waste of resources to...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
LGBTQ+ activists
Critics condemned the proposal as "yet another example of tragic cruelty 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.