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HELP! My Daughter is Homeless.

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When I was a kid there were these hushed conversations about Cousin Darrel. “I hear he’s living in the woods.” “I hear he drinks all day every day.” It was clearly considered more of a shame put on the family than it was a concern for Cousin Darrel. I would suspect this is how many […]

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Homelessness in New York City

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My kid, Indy, and I just spent the weekend in New York City. We both love it there. I was curious about the homeless situation in New York. So I stopped to talk to two homeless people while we were there. It has been reported that homelessness in New York City has reached the highest levels […]

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A Thief. A Dealer. A Beggar.

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While it doesn’t illicit death threats like our tent city, Second Chance Village, panhandling is, by far, the most controversial activity I promote. You can find all kinds of articles and videos these days “exposing” panhandlers: Stop AKRON Panhandlers – This person just runs around photographing and videoing panhandlers in Akron that he believes are scammers. […]