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Get behind Ken Behrens merch for charity

news, latest-news, Fancy a Ken Behrens T-shirt or sweatshirt? How about a Ken Behrens phone case with the added bonus of the Belco Owl on it? Peak Canberra. Right there. And you will be helping the homeless with your purchase. Building off the goodwill created by the now-famous captioning error…
bubmag
August 26, 2021
Homeless

Feds: $31M trip-and-fall scam used homeless people as pawns

Authorities say they've taken down a criminal racket in which corrupt lawyers and doctors used hundreds of desperate people, including drug addicts and homeless individuals, to feign trip-and-fall accidents to collect damages By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press August 25, 2021, 6:34 PM • 4 min read NEW YORK -- A…
bubmag
August 25, 2021
Homeless

Anaheim Unveils New Affordable Housing Project Created From Former Motel

Anaheim unveiled its first motel-to-affordable housing conversion site on Aug. 23, the first completed project of the city’s 2019 effort to create affordable housing solutions for the homeless. Called Buena Esperanza, the project took the former Econo Lodge and completely renovated it into a permanent supportive housing community, with 69…
bubmag
August 25, 2021
Homeless

It’s 2021 and it’s time for real action on housing

You are hereHome Prof. David Hulchanski and street nurse Cathy Crowe chronicle how the housing and homelessness disaster has been decades in the making. Thank you for reading this story… More people are reading rabble.ca than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall –…
bubmag
August 23, 2021