Category Archives: Homeless

Forbes: Why California Keeps Making Homelessness Worse

Michael Shellenberger writes: California is home to some of the world’s toughest environmental and public health laws, but skyrocketing homelessness has created an environmental and public health disaster. The 44,000 people living, eating, and defecating on the streets of L.A. … Continue reading

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Pedestrian Island Beggars

Comments: On the subject of cults, any insights into the persons standing in pedestrian “islands” of major streets holding up “Homeless, please help” signs? Not only have I noticed that every street corner of the major intersections features one of … Continue reading

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Rodger Jacobs, RIP

The coroner’s report shows that Rodger drank himself to death on July 5, 2016. He was 57. I never met Rodger Jacobs in person but he was in my life for a decade (from 1998 to 2005, he was in … Continue reading

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One Solution To The Homeless Problem

Killer Preying on San Diego Homeless Attacks Again: SDPD I suspect Mafia communities do not have big homeless problems. LAT: L.A. will need to create a ‘housing machine’ as part of homeless bond measure, official says

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Steve Lopez: Five ways to end homelessness in L.A.

Ideas off the top of my head: * Put the mentally ill in hospitals. That will solve about 90% of homelessness. * Figure out why there are so few asian or latino homeless and see if there are things that … Continue reading

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