Urbanization and Homelessness

A homeless man in Pomona, Los Angeles County, California, is building a house out of cardboards in front of an empty building to protect himself from the cold winter season. According to Los Angeles Times, this county “have the most chronically homeless people” (November, 2015) in the United States. The U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department reported in 2015 that “more than one-third” of the U.S. homeless are living in California.

Irene Ludji
Claremont Graduate University (CGU)
Indonesia

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