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Work 009

2006 055 Work 009“They just don’t want to work.” I still hear it said about homeless by many, in Europe, in South America, in Asia. In São Paulo you can see many homeless people on the street, collecting trash and pulling their carts through the town and traffic. When we went with them through the city we noticed how many people are working this way and help clean the city.

Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org

Homeless Singapore Home Today, Gone Tomorrow

In a country publicly defined by wealth and GDP, a good number of people have only the streets to call home. The PropertyGuru’s Cheryl Tay reports on the worrying prevalence of homelessness in Singapore. Singapore is often hailed by its own government and those in business as a financial hub, seemingly immune to economic issues […] Continue reading →

Homelessness kills

Right on the heels of a new law that makes squatting illegal comes a report that homeless people die on average thirty years younger than the national average. But people who own empty residential houses can sleep easier now in the knowledge that, instead of making use of otherwise unused property, homeless people will instead […] Continue reading →