Thursday, August 29, 2013

S.C. Police Chief and City Manager Oppose Rounding Up the Homeless

Amanda Warren
Activist Post

With the simultaneous, coordinated crackdown on those who are homeless - and criminalizing feeding the homeless that has exploded across over 50 cities nationwide in the last two years - it almost makes one wonder if they will suddenly just start to disappear....

A city council plan in Columbia, South Carolina broke open when it was learned that the city manager and police chief seemed appalled and said they didn't go along with the actions, wanting to do things "the legal, proper way."

What was the plan and what makes it a human rights violation that has the manager and chief concerned?