Category: Social Issues

The Cart of the Matter

For many years, the homeless in our community and others have used Shopping Carts to store, transport and hold their personal effects. Recently, I have been privy to a number of discussions regarding a renewed push to recover Carts for local businesses, from whom they were taken.This is not a new conversation, in fact over […]

Broken Windows, Broken Dreams

A few decades ago in New York, a project was started whereby Subway cars were repainted within 24 hours of being tagged with graffiti. the theory was, if you continually repaint the canvas, eventually, the artists will tire of trying to get their tags out there.   The premise is called the broken window philosophy. […]