Thursday, December 28, 2017

TKC FACT CHECK: KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY PRETTY MUCH CONVERTED TO HOMELESS SHELTER!!!

Important follow-up coverage of a fact that our blog community has noted throughout the latest cold spell. Here's a re-branding of sorts and the reality of one of the finest buildings in all of Downtown KCMO serving as a warming spot for the less fortunate. The story both warms the heart and sends a chill up the spine of anyone who would dare listen to grad students talk about late stage capitalism.

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Kansas City Public Library embraces role as haven for homeless during the winter months

When it's bitterly cold outside, the library is a place where many of the homeless seek refuge, and they're welcome there. With temperatures below freezing, it's not safe to be outside for long periods of time. The homeless have limited options. Shelters often offer them dinner and a place to sleep, but during the day, they're on their own.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

That's too bad because it's a beautiful building.

Anonymous said...

Direct the library bums to the streetcar. They can board it just a block away. The streetcar is their winter home, not the library.

Anonymous said...

They piss in the isles, smear feces on the walls, damage the books, and act like scum.

They are often dangerous.

Do NOT turn your back on some poor good hearted bum.

Anonymous said...

Thanks sLIE for having mentioned that you eliminated the homelessness in killa city, now whatcha gonna do? The same thing you always do....... nothing

Anonymous said...

not right.

Anonymous said...

Get them on the streetcar where they belong.