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    -Albert Einstein Homelessness has been a big concern throughout the world for centuries, it was believed that homelessness began in 1640 when Christians believed that if you were an excellent Christian God would naturally give you everything you needed to survive, but if you were sinful you would become homeless (Congregation to End Homelessness). Many of us cannot fathom the thought of not having a warm bed to sleep in, and hygiene being our last concern. When we think about homelessness we envision

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    themselves, therefore, numerous children are being physically impacted by homelessness. According to Jenny Hsu (2015) hunger and physical illness are effects children and youth may experience due to homelessness that greatly affect their development which is unacceptable for our government to allow this many young people to be negatively impacted. Thus, the links between these

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    Homelessness is an everyday problem seen in many areas of the world. Starting locally within your community is a good way to resolve this issue. The government, organizations, and even regular people are looking for ways to help solve and assist those in need. A small solution to this problem would be to first, just show compassion to those in need. There are many cases where people simply ignore the homeless population, call them names, judge them, and even harm them physically. It is imperative

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    Homelessness is a serious problem in our society. Every night in our nation thousands of people are on the streets. This type of behavior is considered deviant because it does not reflect the norms and values of our society. In many cases the homeless people in our country are treated as total outcasts. Many of these people have severe mental disorders. Some are victims of an economy that has failed them. One may ask how such harsh situations exist in such an advanced society. With all the money

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    Homelessness in our society. The existence of homeless people in our society is still evident today. Everywhere you look around our cities, parks and streets it is likely that you will witness a homeless person struggling to survive. This is most certainly a social justice issue, every Australian deserves a secure and comfortable place to dwell, not left on the streets to perish. In society the rich get richer, and the poor get poorer. People today are far to driven by work and money to see the

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    Homelessness Recently on a Saturday morning while ignoring my traditional routine, I opted to make a run to my local Albertson's bakery to acquire some donuts for a nutritional family breakfast. In doing so, I swung my car into its usual parking spot as if on auto drive. I opened my door on this unusually brisk morning to witness something that shook my comfy cozy surroundings. A mother and father were standing against a jalopy of a car the color of an Olympic gold metal gone unpolished

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    Three problems that I would focus on solving in particular are homelessness, a lack of clean water, and a lack of educational services in developing countries. Homelessness is the first global issue that I would focus on eradicating. The scope of the problem of homelessness is massive. The Annual Homeless Assessment Report found that over a million Americans are homeless today. Furthermore, the National Alliance to End Homelessness stated that homeless shelters are not equipped for the increasing

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    Homelessness and poverty is an enormous problem worldwide; but not that big as to where a difference cannot be made. Many organizations are working to tackle this problem around the world. Fighting to change the system and working one-on-one with people to rise out of poverty is the key factor. Joining or partnering with organizations is a start in preventing the cause of homelessness around the world. There are many organizations and institutions, both profit and non-profit, that address homelessness

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    The Price of Homelessness Most people find it hard to believe that there is a homeless problem in a town as small as ours, but unfortunately it is a fact. Some people think that if they can’t see the problem, that it doesn’t exist. Some of our citizens willfully turn a blind eye on the subject of local homelessness, claiming that it couldn’t happen here. But as a Dewitt citizen and a former homeless teenager, I mean it when I say we have a homeless problem. The rising amount of homeless persons in

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    Youth Homelessness in Germany and Denmark Juanita Gallegos Grand View University [Imagine that you’re walking on the streets of New York City and you see a child curled up next to the curb. Although the temperature outside is well over eighty degrees, the child is bundled up with layer upon layer. You notice that most people pass him by with just one glance, probably feeling disturbed for a moment or two, and then they continue on with their day. However, some people stop and make

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