Green Party of Suffolk Calls For End to Bullying of the Homeless

The Green Party of Suffolk calls for the prosecution of Suffolk County Leg. John H. Kennedy (R-Hauppauge) under New York State anti-bullying laws, for his ostracization of homeless school children in his district.  Leg. Kennedy’s actions remind the Green Party of the atmosphere of hate that was created against Latinos in Suffolk County, by form​er […]

I have no kids, and I want my tax dollars used to educate homeless children

If I am supporting the community — then that means all the children in the community — not just those with the benefits of a stable home.

DN!: Green Party VP Cand Cheri Honkala Joins “Romneyville” Encampment

from Democracy Now! Set up for the Republican National Convention in Tampa, the “Romneyville” encampment is similar to Hoovervilles of the 1930s Great Depression. Residents of Romneyville are calling for an end to foreclosures, homelessness and the criminalization of poverty. We hear from Shamako Noble, a Romneyville resident and executive director of the Hip Hop […]

Occupy Portland explains the big picture…

KW writes: I have to admit, I am having trouble keeping up with the occupy movement, I feel at a loss to know how to help. “What are they doing now?”, I wonder to myself. And, I think the answer is that most of the occupies are digging in, doing the nitty gritty work of […]

Stop the Huntington Station Tent City evictions!

Background story and more photos: here. Long Island Food Not Bombs (LIFNB) led a call-in campaign today – Tuesday, January 19th – to stop further evictions and destruction at the Huntington Station Tent City. Since business hours are over, please consider e-mailing tonight and/or calling tomorrow morning. In addition, they are suggesting calls to Suffolk […]

“Have a Heart for the Homeless” Candlelight Vigil Photos

For more information: Annual “Have a Heart for the Homeless” Candlelight Vigil 2/12/09

Annual “Have a Heart for the Homeless” Candlelight Vigil 2/12/09

The Nassau-Suffolk Coalition for the Homeless will hold its annual “Have a Heart for the Homeless” Candlelight Vigil on Thursday, February 12, 2009 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Farmingdale State College.   Join hundreds of volunteers, consumers, government representatives and members of faith-based organizations, non-profit organizations, and school and community groups to make this […]

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