A controversial black political activist has sparked outrage in Tampa, Florida by standing on a busy downtown street displaying a sign instructing “homeless n*ggers” to go “back to Africa”. The sign was spotted by a Tampa resident and posted on Twitter where it quickly racked up thousands of retweets and responses. But, it turns out […]
Toronto’s new Journey Home Hospice for the homeless offers palliative care, support to people who have nowhere else to turn.
Russian charity Miloserdie which has been helping homeless people for over 20 years will organize football homeless championship five days before the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Moscow. Read more The one-day tournament will be held on June 9 in Sokolniki Park and will consist of eight games involving just four teams. Each […]
In Canada’s most expensive city, 24-hour restaurants have become a means of survival.
Many people take identification for granted, but it’s a serious challenge if you’re homeless. If you lose what’s on your back, you might lose everything — and recovering that ID is much harder when you have no fixed address or easy transportation to government offices. Austin might have a technological solution. The Texas city is […]
A company in Poland has been charged for tricking homeless people into taking part in a test of a bird flu vaccine.
Disneyland unions are demanding higher wages after a new survey revealed that many workers at the California theme park are struggling to make ends meet and some have even been homeless while the company’s profits soar. A survey of 5,000 workers at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California found that many were unable to afford […]
‘It was the right thing to do,’ says homeless man whose life changed after returning officer’s $40 left at ATM
Danny MacKillop, from Reserve Mines, N.S., is now in rehab and says he feels a sense of purpose in his life.
Philip Hammond is in hot water for comparing the summer night he slept on a beach with being homeless. The Tory Chancellor rolled out his anecdote in a Cabinet discussion on aiding rough sleepers during the UK’s cold snap. Cabinet devoted most of Wednesday’s meeting to hashing out the Tories’ plan of attack on rough […]
“Dickensian” laws allowing for thousands of homeless and “peaceful” beggars to be removed from the streets and prosecuted should be repealed, an Oxford University campaign group told RT. On Your Doorstep, a homelessness campaign group part of the university’s student union, launched a petition calling for the pre-Victorian Vagrancy Act 1824 to be repealed, as […]