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        The cycle of homelessness is real... walking in that door (of the Big Issue), getting asked your first name and do you want to work? The power in that one sentence did so much for me.

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        Street paper journalism is thorough and sharp and grounded in the social change required to end poverty and homelessness in our cities.

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