Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login
Sprawling Homeless Camps – Modern 'Hoovervilles' (npr.org)
10 points by aresant 7 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 1 comment





Except the people in Hoovervilles wanted jobs. The people you see in homeless camps now are 99% of the time on meth or heroin and mentally ill. I definitely think it’s a national disgrace and there needs to be a federal solution, but we’re comparing apples and oranges in the headline.



Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: