COSTA MESA (CBSLA.com) — The mayor of Costa Mesa proposed to get rid of soup kitchens to deal with the area’s homeless problem at a city council meeting on Tuesday.
“My belief is that if we manage to put the soup kitchen out of business that will go a long way to addressing the attractiveness in our city that’s creating a huge negative impact,” Eric Bever said.
According to Bever, the “negative impact” is homeless [...]
I don’t live in Spain, but my mother just returned from a trip which included Spain. She had visited before but she had never seen so many people living on the street with their belongings in Barcelona as during previous visits or visits to other countries. Also, some new 1 year old appartments there (Spain, but not in Barcelona I think), which were originally priced at 145000 euro, had been [...]
Nightmare foretold if Greece heads for euro exit
“In Athens, the homeless are on the streets in growing numbers, soup kitchens feed twice as many people as a year ago, and the poor are diving into garbage bins in search of scrap they can sell.
Greece is close to breaking point as it struggles with austerity targets set by creditors, but this is just a foretaste of the nightmare of unrest, hunger [...]
If there is one war that Greece could not afford to join, that is with the global computer hacking collective known as Anonymous. Yet as of minutes ago, that is precisley what happened, after Anonymous, as part of what it now calls Operation Greece, took down the Greek Ministry of Justice (http://www.ministryofjustice.gr/). While the pretext for the hacking appears to have been an arrest of the wrong people, is [...]