A Vote for the Homeless

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Hazel Speed

‘Hats Off’ to Alec McFadden who has intervened to ensure that the homeless people, who live close to where he works as Manager, of the Unemployment and Community Resource Centre, for Salford and Manchester, can vote.

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Thousands of Mongolians risk homelessness due to urban redevelopment failings

Noel Sampson

 

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Amnesty International

The Mongolian authorities are failing residents of Ulaanbaatar with an urban redevelopment process that is putting thousands of people at risk of forced eviction and homelessness, human rights NGO Amnesty International said in a new report published.

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To Our Shame – A challenge to Politicians

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Hazel Speed

Some years ago when returning to London for a day, (having lived in Central London previously), I was quite moved by the number of homeless, yet again, and I also observed the worst notice I had ever seen, particularly aimed at these poor people. It was in an Office window. I returned about a week later with a camera to put that ‘on record’ but was relieved to see it had been removed.

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JUNE EDITORIAL

Gay, straight, bisexual, transgender, black, white, oriental, Christian, Jew, Muslim, Atheist…

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