REMOVE BARBARIC SPIKES-HOMELESS HAVE RIGHT TO SHELTER -Mayor of London + Residential Property Partners: Remove the Anti-Homeless Spikes

Street Democracy - where it should reach - Our Streets!

Mayor of London + Residential Property Partners: Remove the Anti-Homeless Spikes

PkGIioKgbWnHyPA-556x313-noPad

A controversial and inhumane way of ‘managing’ London’s homeless population was brought to the attention of twitterers at the weekend:spikes have been placed outside a building owned by property company Property Partners, to deter people from sleeping on the property.

As a Mental health nurse in London I have all too often seen the result of isolating and mistreating our city’s homeless. We should be offering practical and emotional support to help the most vulnerable to get back on their feet. We should not be sending them the message that they are pests that need to be warded off.

London is lucky to have some of the most prolific charities working tirelessly to help vulnerable people link in with services and get the support they are in need of. As a society should we not be doing…

View original post 170 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s