A group of homeless people is known as ‘Mangliu’, which means the ‘blindly floating population’. An even better name for them? VOTERS.
When you only have 4,000 people in the project room key hotels but you had a goal of getting 20,000 people into hotels, you have to ask some serious questions. do we not actually have 20,000 homeless people? Well yes we do. do they not want to go into housing or shelter of any kind?Continue reading “NIMBYs, Ruining Everything as Always”
A letter mailed in February was answered in September by Los Angeles County. It denied the release of a peaceful elderly prisoner who has served over 30 years for stealing $12 while holding a knife. Yikes. Justice is not always just. Covid-19 is in the prisons and jails. Can we reform the prisons and legalContinue reading “Should $12 and a Knife Cost a Life?”
Over the weekend what other shelters added refrigerator stopped working. I received several emails from the guests there. Eventually they figured out that it was the fuse box and flipped the switch. Today one of the housing staff was baffled that they didn’t know to do that automatically, and actually they were more than incredulousContinue reading “Housing Skills come from experience”
How do you put somebody in housing and keep them housed? What is the money come from? How does this work?
I think that if this was our policy for all politics, America would be a much better place. Don’t be mean to somebody because they’re different than you are or because they have less than you do. Darla approves this message
Can’t afford healthy food now, be fine and unhealthy later. Can’t afford a good education now, have entry-level jobs forever. This goes on and on and I’ve seen it happen
Testing Injectable Drugs After preparing your shot, set it aside and test the residue that was left on the cooker or spoon. Add a small amount of water into the residue in the spoon or cooker. Stir the mixture, of residue and water, with the bottom end of a clean needle. While holding the blue end ofContinue reading “How to Test Your Drugs for Fentanyl with a Test Strip”