David Bacon, (1948- )
San Diego, A young Mixtec man with the guitar he brought with him from Oaxaca, playing the music of his home village, 2005
Courtesy of the Artist
It will take all of us working together, with our unhoused community members at the forefront, to bring about the changes we need for all to survive and thrive in this world. https://conta.cc/3MfNiZN
this law is meant to harass and criminalize people for being visible and houseless,” said Terese Howard, founder of the nonprofit Housekeys Action Network Denver
When more people with experience of houslessness and criminalization stood up and kept speaking, City Council president Gilmore said there was no time to hear the people because the meeting had to go on.
Denver, CO. Community Takes Over Council Chambers – City Council Walks Out Unwilling to Listen
Monday evening 10 houseless people spoke during the whole 30min public comment period demanding an end to the Camp...
On May 13, HAND is also hosting an event at The Savoy, where Howard says they’ll be looking back at the last decade through various speakers talking about the effects and history of the ban.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee declined to sign off on a bill criminalizing camping by homeless people and others in parks and on other local via @MainNashville
Homeless camping bill becomes law without Lee's signature
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has declined to sign off on a proposal criminalizing camping by homeless people and others...