Republican Congressman Suggests Using Wolves to Deal with Homeless People (Video)

When I was first made aware of this story, it sounded so absurd that I stopped everything I was doing at that moment because I had to watch the video for myself to believe that it was legitimate. Nobody could really say something so vile, could they? Well, Rep. Don Young (R-AK) certainly did. During […]

Banned for Feeding the Hungry: Criminalizing Homeless People

Daytona Beach, FL police charged a team of volunteers $2,238 for feeding homeless people in a public park and pressed trespassing charges. Additionally, the Jiminez family who head the feeding operation are banned-for-life from the park. There are over 2,200 homeless in Daytona Beach, but it is feeding them in public that is the criminal […]

Florida Couple Fined and Banned From Park For Feeding the Homeless

There’s a growing epidemic in this country that very few are talking about – ostracizing the homeless.  All across this nation, more cities and towns are passing laws that are specifically meant to target the homeless in an effort to drive them away.  I first wrote about an ordinance in Pensacola, Florida that banned people from […]

Alabama Town Forces Pastor to Stop Feeding Homeless, Says $500 Permit Required (VIDEO)

In a day and age where there’s so many negative stories about religion, church and those involved, it’s frustrating to read a story about a pastor trying to do some good and getting shut down for his efforts. Pastor Rick Wood of The Lord’s House of Prayer in Oneonta, Alabama has made a habit out of […]

Florida Ordinance Makes it Illegal for Homeless to Use Blankets to Protect Themselves from Weather

I think most of us can agree that life isn’t easy.  So many Americans live in a perpetual state of fear about the future.  Going paycheck to paycheck, one long string of bad luck away from total catastrophe.  I remember when I was a server thinking sometimes that all it took was one wrong step, […]