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America's homeless population rises for the first time since the Great Recession

America's homeless population rises for the first time since the Great Recession

Exclusive: a new government study finds 553,742 people were homeless on a single night this year, as advocates lament a crisis that shows no sign of abating

Alastair Gee in San Francisco, Wednesday 6 December 2017 05.00 GMT

Exclusive: a new government study finds 553,742 people were homeless on a single night this year, as advocates lament a crisis that shows no sign of abating
the Guardian
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UN Kicks Off Tour to Investigate Extreme Poverty and Suffering.. In the US
A UN delegation began investigating the United States Friday in an effort to hold the president and nation accountable for horrendous, growing poverty.
The Mind Unleashed
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Why the UN is investigating extreme poverty … in America, the world's richest nation
At the heart of Philip Alston’s special mission will be one question: can Americans enjoy fundamental human rights if they’re unable to meet basic living standards?
the Guardian
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Refer to R2- are we on the UN’s shit list - between the Jerusalem meeting that we are excluded from and now looking at our homeless rates....we are going to go from best nation to worst per U.N. standards...very , very sad.

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