February 2018

Author:
Ann LoGerfo, Directing Attorney, Basic Human Needs Project

The Seattle Times Editorial Board published an editorial earlier this month, Fences are necessary in homelessness humanitarian crisis, extolling the virtues of using spiked fences (see the photo) to block people without homes from finding some shelter in Seattle's rainy winter.

We disagree. Ann LoGerfo, directing attorney with our Basic Human Needs Project, submitted a letter-to-the-editor in response to the editorial, but... More