05 Nov Feed Homeless, Get Arrested | 90-Year-Old Charged with Feeding Hungry (Are You Next?)
Today, a 90-year-old man and a two church pastors were arrested for (are you ready?) feeding homeless people in public.
Ft. Lauderdale Police Charge 3 People With Feeding Homeless and Hungry
Arresting People for Feeding the Hungry: What’s Going On Here?
According to the National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH), 21 cities currently have regulations that affect how people and organizations can and cannot feed hungry people.
According to the NCH, the regulations are based on many myths that exist about being homeless, including that feeding the homeless encourages them to remain homeless.
Does this story disgust you as much as me? I have to tell you, as long as I’m alive, I’ll be helping people who need help. You?