Drive Less, Save Your Soul

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Jackson Bliss explains why driving, social disconnection and cultural narcissism are all interconnected

What’s Going on With U.S. Veterans 2014? (Infographic)

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Discover some of the issues facing today’s veterans in this easily shareable infographic.

A Compassionate Approach to Homelessness

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It’s possible to provide a handout that is also a hand up writes Chris Hicke. And Utah is showing how.

Is Your State Winning the Fight Against Homelessness?

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Roughly half the states in the US saw their homeless populations increase over the past five years, even as the national number has declined.

Are Youth Offenders Victims As Well?

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We must move beyond seeing youth offenders as merely criminals. They are victims in need of love as well.

“That’s why the recent budget deal that cut military benefits by $6B is a problem, don’t ya think?”

Homeless Veterans

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From Colonel and Pentagon Aide to Homeless

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After serving his country, Col. Robert Freniere finds himself homeless. Unfortunately, his story is far from unique.

Phoenix Becomes First City to End Chronic Homelessness Among Veterans

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The Obama administration has set a goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015, but one city reached that mark a year early.

“When somebody believes in you…you begin to believe in yourself”

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Tweet This Comment by Iben on the post Running Down Homelessnes Merry Christmas to you! This story made me cry. “I believed in them with my whole being. When somebody believes in you, even just one person, you begin to believe in yourself. These guys just needed someone to believe in them.” ____ See more […]

Running Down Homelessness

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Anne Mahlum asked a group of homeless men in Philadelphia if they’d like to join in on her morning jogs. Here’s the story behind the insight that is changing the face of poverty in America. An American Express #PassionProject story.

Homeless for the Holidays

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Conrad Liveris used to believe homelessness was a choice. He now sees it as something that impacts us all.

Pennsylvania School Tries to Kick Out Two Students Because Their Family isn’t ‘Homeless Enough’

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Federal law protects homeless children from being kicked out of school.

The Art of Mental Fitness

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Cj Swaby interviews artist and athlete Jaime Medina Jimenez on homelessness, health and the power of art.

Front Row to a Dark Drama: A Good Man Loses

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Reverend Neil O’Farrell with a heartbreaking story of homelessness and those times when our help feels helpless.

Why I’m Tired of Being Told What a Man Is

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Being a man involves a range of experiences, actions and thoughts, says Alex Finis. And quite frankly, he’s tired of being told what those things are supposed to be.

You Look Good, Padre, He Said

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David Raether went from TV writer to homeless in a few short years. But he always had his kids’ respect.