Charity adverts stand accused of causing public offence by using "hard-hitting" imagery that makes many people feel uncomfortable, according to recent research published by the Advertising Standards Authority
Homelessness is not a problem. Homelessness is many problems woven together into a human calamity and a social catastrophe: lack of housing; lack of jobs; lack of money; lack of social support; lack of
Families evicted from their homes at little notice, or forced out of settled accommodation because of cuts to welfare; children placed in dangerous and unsafe B&B hotels for longer than the law allows;
Until a few days ago, nobody had heard of László Andraschek – and why would they? Andraschek was just one of 30,000 homeless people living in Hungary. But last September his luck changed, when he won on
A plan to clear homeless people from New York City subway trains in a pre-dawn Monday operation by police and transportation officials was abandoned amid pressure from campaigners. Dozens of homeless and
Jerome Murdough was just looking for a warm place to sleep on a chilly night last month when he curled up in an enclosed stairwell on the roof of a Harlem public housing project where he was arrested trespassing.
... and why this quiet trend is about to reverse itself Despite a housing crisis, a great recession, rising income inequality, and elevated poverty, there is some good news among the most vulnerable segment