First, the economic crisis are pushing more people into homelessness, an already pervasive epidemic in America. We’ll look at one duo’s efforts to rescue some of the most vulnerable homeless women, one by one, and explore the system’s working and failure from their perspective. With Robin Nixon, record producer; Dennis Davis, musician, documentary producer; [ Dur. 27mins ]
On the Scholars’ Circle, Why are so many people without homes? And what can be done about it?
- Prof. Sam Tsemberis, Columbia Univ., Founder & Exec. Dir. of Pathway to Housing. author of Housing First: The Pathways Model to End Homelessness for People with Mental Illness and Addiction Manual.
- Prof. James Baumohl, Bryn Mawr College. author of Homelessness in America.
- Prof. Kim Hopper, Colombia Univ. . Author of Reckoning with Homelessness.
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