Joel John Roberts
Posts by Joel John Roberts
What do these actions really mean for America? Are we giving up on ending homelessness for all?
We need more creative ideas for how to provide housing for our neighbors who sleep on our streets.
In a city filled with hundreds of thousands of millionaires, does it really matter that instead of 54,000, we have 36,000 people squandering on our streets like animals?
Being an agency that grows bigger and smaller at the same time is, in my opinion, a realistic way to ensure effective services.
Imagine, however, if the school had a class on how to design public spaces that would drive homeless people away. Although such classes might seem bizarre, such design is actually occurring.
Should developing countries Invest in a country’s impoverished population, or invest in sports venues?
We have billionaires and millionaires in our country. Who cares that one-fifth of our children are floundering in poverty? Who needs to know that most cities in America have people living on their streets?
If you are lucky enough to have a home, you don’t want a criminal lurking in your neighborhood. And if you’re unlucky enough to be homeless, you don’t want a criminal sleeping next to you in a homeless shelter.
Build a bridge over a road just so his snooty residents don’t have to walk past impoverished people on the streets? Are L.A.’s streets really so bad that developers need to bypass them completely?
These broken women on our streets are signs of our broken society. Retiring to our streets should not be allowed.