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Homeless Children In England Living In Shipping Containers

Homeless Children In England Living In Shipping Containers

Children in England are sleeping in converted shipping containers and rooming houses, environments that are often dangerous and far from their schools, a report by the Children’s Commissioner for England found on Wednesday. Homelessness has been increasing in England for nearly a decade amid rising private rents, a freeze on welfare benefits and a shortage of social […]

#Happiness Day : Listening To The Voices Of The Women On The Street

#Happiness Day : Listening To The Voices Of The Women On The Street

Like many women, I am heartened by the Me Too movement and the spotlight it has put on sexual assault and harassment. It makes me want to fight harder to tell the stories of those whose voices are still going unheard ― especially those of women experiencing homelessness. As a sociologist who studies food insecurity, I […]