Tying homelessness together
Last updated 2/19/2021 at 8:31am
Debates around homelessness waiver between the pulling of bootstraps or heartstrings – one side pushing for a reflection on what went wrong, another shining a light on what could still go right.
The rift comes into details around who deserves help, and how hard it should be to get it.
The common thread in the two dualities is the notion that all should have a home to go to, people to bond with, and access to forward-moving lives.
At least, that is what I hope: that there is a common good that joins two lines of thought, because as Albert Einstein once said, “I’d rather be an optimis...