Homeless sucks. It is dirty, gross, disease festering and ugly. Nobody likes it. Do you understand that? The homeless and the housed in California want this misery to end. And, by the way, we are trying… But here is the thing, it is important that folks stay alive while we work to fix it. People […]Read More Dear Robert Marbut
The uptight Responsible Republican in me wants to regulate everything and ensure the money given to recipients is used wisely and in ways I would spend it on their behalf. I am a control freak. Apparently, I am not the only one: “The locations where you can use your EBT card to withdraw cash may […]Read More EBT limitations . . . good or bad
I see you on the news coverage of the @roseparade, bundled into sleeping bags and laughing, and complaining about the bitter cold. I hear you laughing and drinking and wondering how you can stand the line for the portable potty. It is fun, it is a lark It is just for the night. For you. […]Read More Sleeping Out for One Night
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I can tell that homelessness in children has increased dramatically. I know this because I work with homeless parents and my case load has grown and grown like a weed. No. There are not enough shelters for families. Yes, children are sleeping in boxes, on sidewalks, in parking lots, in parks, on kitchen floors, on […]Read More Yes. There are many homeless children in Los Angeles.
Shedding Affluenza, Our book will explore poverty, racism, cultural diversity and how other people live (rich and poor) around CA and writing an ebook. @URM, @mendpovertyRead More Back My Kickstarter – Shedding Affluenza
Check out SonyaKeith’s post on Vine! https://vine.co/v/MFxMqTpduYbRead More SonyaKeith’s post on Vine
The weather. It doesn’t snow, freeze, or bake here so if you need to live outside: you can survive it.Read More Why Do You See So Many Homeless People in Los Angeles?
my ordeal @CountyofLA, @DonKnabe, @DPSSNews, @mridleythomas, @ZevYaroslavsky, @SouthwesternLaw, @california, @mendpovertyRead More Hungry and Frustrated , Hey Los Angeles County: what gives?
#fb Only some families repay Cash Aid with Child Support.Read More Child Support: end profiting by discriminating against single parent families on cash aid