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Are we blaming the victim(s) in Savannah? | Filling in the Outlines of a Dickens Character, This One Real – NYTimes.com


A quote from a NYTimes movie review of “The Invisible Woman” on Christmas Day to get us started: In an unsettling scene that reflects today’s increasingly harsh blame-the-victim attitudes toward the poor and homeless, Dickens pleads for compassion toward the desperate, … Continue reading

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Good afternoon… – Chat with the @wearevisible Facebook group – 10/21/11


Good afternoon…. Had a wonderful experience today doing a Chat on the We Are Visible Facebook Page! The link to the conversation is up above so take a look! It’s an ongoing conversation too, so go read it & chime … Continue reading

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Savannah might need one of these: LOOK! a memorial for homeless people who died on the streets – a hardly normal view


LOOK! a memorial for homeless people who died on the streets. Mark Horvath is going around the country visiting various cities & seeking out the homeless for their stories – so that he can share them with all of us … Continue reading

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The other side of homelessness: The high cost of our homeless | savannahnow.com


But for whatever reason, the old mans preference for alcohol and a solitary life has drawn him to the street for most of his adult life. Continue reading

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