Parents: what is your opinion, and perhaps solution to homelessness?

How do you feel when you see a homeless person? Disgust, pity, something else? What are you training (perhaps subconsciously) your children to feel?

Asked By: - 4/15/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I just view them as people...some are crazy creeps, but some are super rad...that's pretty true to all groups of people, no? My kids are being raised to view them the same people. And this isn't just something I'm saying to make myself feel good...I used to be one of those dirty creeps sitting in the park or... More
Answered By: .hor. Like mama, like baby-bot. - 4/15/2011
Additional Answers (7)
I lie in bed at night when its cold and rainy and laugh at the thought of those homeless people.
Answered By: Dean - 4/15/2011
Wow, thats a tough one... More
Answered By: shoelace. - 4/15/2011
The majority of homeless people living on the street either choose to be homeless (because they have to give up drinking/drugs to get shelter & they refuse) or are mentally ill and refuse treatment. I don't give them money, but I have offered food (and guess what? they refused it...) My kids (grown) feel the same... More
Answered By: Flusterated - 4/15/2011
My daughter is gifted and I expect her to have a successful, meaningful life... More
Answered By: bron357 - 4/15/2011
It depends. We volunteer services at a homeless shelter, we help where we can, we donate money to help, and donate food to help... More
Answered By: Courage - 4/15/2011
I learned a lot from working with my husband when he ran his temp. labor company. A lot of the homeless guys that worked for him had poor social skills. The majority of them were impossible to place for that reason. A lot of the decent ones felt the world owed them. They would literally quit jobs that paid $14hr... More
Answered By: Ambiance - 4/15/2011
I suppose Battle Royale is probably a tasteless and crude answer...
Answered By: kbk823 - 4/15/2011
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