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Homelessness: Pathfinder

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  • Homelessness is a complex issue caused by a variety of factors such as economic factor, family breakdown, mental illness, lack of fordable housing, drug abuse, and alcoholism. Concentrate on one issue and do in-depth research on that issue.
  • Who are the homeless?
  • Should crimes against the homeless be considered hate crimes?
  • Why are there so many homeless people in the United States?
  • What is poverty and how is poverty related to homelessness?
  • Should the government provide more affordable housing?>
  • Can care for the homeless be privatized?
  • What is the government doing to ensure proper care for children of the homeless?
  • Are people left homeless by natural disasters receiving appropriate assistance?
  • Compare homelessness in the United States to another country.
  • How can "sport killings" and "bumfights" be discouraged?

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