homelessness

Commuting Sucks So Bad, Some People Are Choosing to Live in Their Vans Instead

Commuting kills. The loss of leisure time and the stress of traffic can take a multifaceted toll on our lives: long commutes have been linked…

The Homeless Men Who Have Given Up on Living Anywhere but the Streets

The toughest part of landing on the street for Chris wasn’t the lack of privacy while he slept, or the cops that came around to…

On the Beat with the Skid Row Cop Who Polices America’s Homeless Capital

Officer Deon Joseph, a 45-year-old veteran of the LAPD, is driving down Seventh Street in Downtown L.A. when a flash of red light catches his…