And This Is What Is Important to Them – Gendered language like ‘manhole’ will soon be banned from Berkeley’s city codes – CNN

https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/18/us/berkeley-gendered-language-ban-trnd/index.html?utm_source=fbCNN&utm_term=link&utm_medium=social&utm_content=2019-07-18T11%3A59%3A06

I’ve been following the growing homeless crisis in California for quite some time now and have watched it get worse and worse.  When you see an article titled “Growing Stretch Of Homeless Camps In Silicon Valley Visible from Space” it makes you pretty sure that there is a problem.

Today, this article appeared on CNN – “Gendered language like “Manhole” will be banned from Berkely City Codes”. And this is what is important to them?

Thousands of people throughout California (and the whole West Coast) are living on the Streets and they are one step away from an Infectious Disease nightmare and they are worried about “Gendered Language”.

And, to me,  THE Main Question is:

Homelessness is a crisis in some parts of the country. Why are 2020 candidates mostly ignoring it? | The Seattle Times 

Basic Headlines from my pages:

LOS ANGELOS

Dr. Drew says LA public health in ‘complete breakdown’: ‘No city on Earth tolerates this’ | Fox News – posted 5/31/19

Pictures from downtown LA capture the problem it faces with trash as it tries and rodents | Daily Mail Online – posted 6/2/19

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Leader of recall effort against L.A. mayor: City leaving people ‘on street to die’ by not fixing homelessness crisis | Fox News – posted 6/20/19

L.A. business owners fed up with homeless crisis: Mayor keeps promising action, but ‘there is no improvement’ | Fox News – posted 7/12/19

SAN FRANCISCO

SF Mayor Says Her City Is Drowning In Poop: ‘There’s More Feces … Than I’ve Ever Seen’ | The Daily Caller – posted 2.8.19

SF Mayor: ‘There’s More Feces … Than I’ve Ever Seen’ | NBC Bay Area – posted 2/8/19

San Francisco homelessness crisis ‘cruel and inhuman’: UN report – Business Insider – posted 2/8/19

Stossel – San Francisco – posted 5/5/19

Homeless Population Surges Across San Francisco Bay Area – CBS San Francisco – posted 5/18/19

$61/Hour Wage Needed To Rent 2-Bedroom In San Francisco, $54/Hour In San Jose – CBS San Francisco – posted 6/21/19

San Francisco’s Homeless Population Sees Double-Digit Growth With More Living In Cars – CBS San Francisco – posted 7/5/19

CALIFORNIA IN GENERAL

Typhus and Tuberculosis Are Spreading in California Homeless Populations – The Atlantic – posted 3/12/19

Sexually Transmitted Disease Rates Continue To Rise In California – capradio.org – posted 4/22/19

Return of Medieval Diseases Feared in California – posted 7/7/19

Coyotes and Rabies on the Rise in LA – Will the Homeless Become Victims? – posted 7/9/19

Jump In San Mateo County RV Dwellers A Mix Of Homeless, Workers Staying Close To Jobs – CBS San Francisco – posted 7/11/19

Growing Stretch Of Homeless Camps In Silicon Valley Visible from Space – CBS San Francisco – posted 7/12/19

Silicon Valley Homeless Population Spikes; RV Dwellers More Than Double – CBS San Francisco – posted 7/15/19

Letting Homeless Students Sleep on Campus—In Their Cars – Route Fifty – posted 7/15/19

MORE INFO AND LINKS FOR ARTICLES AT:

Public Health Issues – U.S. Cities, States and Areas

What Politics & Politicians Have Become

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