Homeless Bill of Rights

Unhoused people silenced by Oregon legislature

Unhoused people silenced by Oregon legislature

In an unprecedented act of disrespect, the Right To Rest Act HB – 215 will not get a chance for a hearing in Oregon this year. In spite of an unprecedented seven co-sponsors, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Representative…
denver-update

Homeless People Refuse to Be Swept “Away”

Be back to Lawrence and Broadway bright and early tomorrow (11/16) morning for continued sweeps. Today, November 15 2016, homeless people who have been surviving together on the streets by Lawrence and Broadway refused to be forced away – to…
Community Swept By Denver Police Oct 21st

Community Swept By Denver Police Oct 21st

Around 5am on October 21st, 2016, cops showed up to “move along” a community of about 20 people who have been living on Broadway and Lawrence for the past couple months. This community has been looking after each other –…
prinevilleorhp

Oregon’s racist past, is new again

On September 27, 2016, the City of Prineville unanimously passed an ordinance “Excluding Certain Persons from Public Property.” This ordinance (#1225) authorizes public service employees to ban anyone from public property who is violating a city, state or federal law,…