The other day my partner Tony and I were driving along a city street on a rainy day. Our mission was to deliver fresh water and a mosquito net to a known homeless camp in our area. We had just finished a presentation on community based solutions ...―
A few days ago, a video started making the Facebook rounds. Mark Jeffries, CEO of Abercrombie and Fitch, made a statement about his target demographic, saying ”we go after the attractive all-American kid” and that “a lot of ...―
There’s a new viral movement in response to comments and actions by Abercrombie and Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries. I won’t get into the details about what he said, but if you Google his name you’ll have plenty to read. He’s made...―
Culver City got an amazing new exhibit last month – a collection from guerilla art group TrustoCorp titled “The Future is Blight” at LeBasse Projects. ”Known for their bold, unexpected artwork and on site installations of...―
Daniel is traveling right now on the train He’s been off the streets for a month and if he makes his curfew by 10:00 he won’t get kicked out again. Oh, oh, Oh I see the anxiousness in his eyes as I drive him to the station and wave...―
One day last year When I arrived at work, which happens to be at a day shelter for homeless men, I met an older, unassuming gentleman who has become someone I look up to for his endless supply of hope and determination. When we first met, we shed...―
Thru these doors toThe Wonderful World ofSunday Family Hay Ya’awl, Back in my day,,, huh I never thought I’d get to hare and bea old enuf ta say that, but that’s the second time now I’m starting my story with it. Anyway...―
Hay Ya’awl, I was preparing ta publish the next chapter in my personal Vagabond Autobabliographical trilogy of philosophical, virtual all cyberworld internet worldwide web Wanderings ,when I was hasten-ly stopped by real world PoPo-lice, the...―
"The most important thing is to enjoy life; to be happy. It's all that matters." - Audrey Hepburn ∙ Okay, so you may have not got that job you wanted. Maybe you didn't get the grade you worked so hard for. You could have just broken up with...―
Over the years I’ve written quite a bit about my pet peeves – and the endless complaining of the ‘privileged poor’ is definitely one of them! This article, from Australia’s The Age newspaper, is beautifully written ...―
Mark Hovarth @hardlynormal at SOBCon 2011 (Photo credit: ShashiBellamkonda) Hay Ya’awl,Today’s story is a plea from me, to help someone else realize, and acknowledge his dream. This story is also as real and true as they get. In ...―
Bronx, N.Y. It is an understatement to call homelessness a growing problem. More accurately, it’s a tragedy. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that an average of more than 50,000 people slept in New York City homeless shelters for ...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...