Posts Tagged ‘California Homeless Bill of Rights’

Paul Boden Discusses Homelessness in America

November 30, 2014

My dear friend, Paul Boden, a longtime homeless advocate and a leader in the homeless rights movement was a guest on the Tavis Smiley show to discuss homelessness in America. Tavis did a great job at letting its viewers know about Paul’s new book. If you want a copy of the book please go to http://www.wraphome.org.
Here is Paul’s piece at the Tavis Smiley show.

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http://video.pbs.org/viralplayer/2365376438

West Coast Day of Action For Homeless Bill of Rights

February 6, 2014

During the MLK weekend, L.A. CAN, Hunger Action LA, Occupy Venice, Food Not Bombs and several other organizations participated in a West Coast Day of Action to bring awareness about the California Homeless Bill of Rights. Member organizations (such as LA CAN) from the Western Regional Advocacy Project (WRAP) had their own special event to bring awareness about the Homeless Bill of Rights in their own city. The following videos will show the successful event that we had in Venice Beach.

West Coast Day of Action in Support of a CA Homeless Bill of Rights

January 14, 2014

West Coast Day of Action in Support of a CA Homeless Bill of Rights

March to Support the Right to Share Food

November 26, 2013

Tomorrow several community organizations will be marching in Downtown Los Angeles to speak out against the criminalization of public feeding in L.A. and to bring awareness to the California Homeless Bill of Rights, which would provide the Right to Share Food and Eat in public spaces. Click on the link below to see the flyer and get further information on the March.

11.27.13 DTLA Right to Share Food March

For those who want to see the Press Release of tomorrow’s March you can see it here:
http://cangress.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/media-advisory-community-organizations-march-against-hunger-and-criminalization-on-wed-nov-27.pdf