"From Boom Times to Tent City" Homeless Tent Cities Grow SteadilySubmitted by Iron-man01 on Wed, 03/11/2009 - 18:48
MSNBC looks at a burgeoning tent city in Sacramento. As the economy worsens, tent communities are springing up around the country; this one has 1,200 residents and is growing by 50 per week. It sprouted up in almost the exact same location along the American River as one which was inhabited by homeless transplanted Tennesseans during the Great Depression.....
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(Some video's of these tent site)