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A Winter of Discontent and Homeless Deaths (Part 2)

Cathy Crowe  Feb 27, 2017 This winter, I assumed it would be apparent to the mayor and city councillors that it was finally time for the city to initiate emergency shelter measures, which were only a phone call away. In a letter and petition signed by over 2,500 people, my co-signers and I asked Mayor

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A Winter of Discontent and Homeless Deaths (Part 1)

Cathy Crowe February 27, 2017 It’s not the first time winter has been both harmful and deadly for people who are homeless. But if there’s one thing I’ve learned over 30 years as a street nurse, the dangers are not just about the winter. Homeless people suffer year long and die every month in outrageously

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