Homelessness shouldn’t be a crime

The outcome of several legal decisions might just change the way we view homelessness

Homelessness shouldn’t be a crimeAs humans, we need to sleep. Yet, on both sides of the border, "sleeping" can be considered a criminal act – especially if you are homeless and have no place to rest your head, other than in public spaces such as parks. How have cities and states been able to impose and enforce bylaws and…