United States

July 22, 2008
The Federal Court of Appeal has overturned an earlier decision which found the Safe Third Country Agreement violated international and Canadian law. Under the Safe Third Country Agreement persons...
Keywords: Article , Immigrants and Refugees, News, All of Canada, United States
July 13, 2008
Picture the Homeless, a New York based activist organization, are fighting a campaign to demand that the transit authority make a bus that travels to a homeless shelter on Ward's Island, free for...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, United States
June 28, 2008
Indian Law Resource Center is a non-profit law and advocacy organization established and directed by American Indians. The Center provides assistance to Indian nations and indigenous peoples in the...
Keywords: Online Resource , Indigenous, General resources, All of Canada, International, United States
April 10, 2008
Watch a BBC news story, "Subprime -The 'new' homeless in the US" (Video), about tent cities that have sprung up outside Los Angeles as people lose their homes in the subprime mortgage crisis.
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, United States
February 21, 2008
According to research presented at the American Association for the Advancement of Science, "poverty in early childhood poisons the brain." According to the research, children growing up in very poor...
Keywords: Article , Children and Youth, News, United States
February 13, 2008
More and more anti-poverty organizations and coalitions are using the web to broadcast videos of their work. Housing not War, a campaign to demand the federal government spend money on housing...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Organizing, All of Canada, United States
January 17, 2008
Between the Lines is a weekly public affairs show broadcast from Connecticut that provides a platform for individuals and progressive organizations that are generally ignorned or marginalized by the...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, United States
November 14, 2007
COA (Currents of Awareness) News is a non-profit online news network featuring diverse, credible independent news and current affairs. COA News can best be described as the portal to independent news...
Keywords: Article , Media, International, United States
July 27, 2007
In 2004, Mayor Bloomberg declared that he would reduce homelessness in New York City by two-thirds, but according to an article in the New York Times, "Homelessness: Tackled, Not Beaten, by a Mayor...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, British Columbia, Ontario, United States
April 16, 2007
The American National Gay and Lesbian Task Force released a report about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender homeless youth. Of the estimated 1.6 million homeless American youth, between 20 and 40...
Keywords: Article , Children and Youth, Homelessness, LGBTQ, News, United States
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