People standing in the edge of streets and freeway off ramps asking for dollars are possibly in desperately need of the aid. (I always look at their shoes) and maybe they have holes in their shoes But how often do you secretly think they are asking to do THIS with your money?!? This is theContinue reading “GoFundMe for ‘Drinking & Douchbaggery’”
Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General United States Interagency Council on Homelessness National Alliance to End Homelessness: FAQs. New York Homelessness http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/?gclid=COeCmK_D08UCFUuTfgod4DEATA The neighborhood of Silverlake in Los Angeles http://silverlakenc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/homeless_flyer_bilingual.pdf has a community council that is on the ball The Good Rev Andy Bales of Union Rescue Mission.Continue reading “Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General | Homeless in LA ©”
Where are the homeless people living? Here is an interactive map to show you the Homeless Count numbers. That state on the far left… yep, that’s where I live and work: right under the big red teardrop. National Alliance to End Homelessness: 2015 Homeless Counts Map.
“Common Sense” – aka knowledge held by the common man fails in this argument. The LA City Council studied 3 peer reviewed studies before increasing minimum wage. I don’t know what they read – but here is some of what I found. Neoclassical economic theories present a clear prediction: as the price of laborContinue reading “The truth about Minimum Wage”