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VIDEO: “Real Change means real community”

Real Change vendor Shelly Cohen stars in a new film by Facing Homelessness. He talks about what Seattle street paper Real Change has meant to him, and his love of bowling.

Photographers highlight homelessness across America

During the Global Street Paper Summit in Seattle, Rex Hohlbein explained how Homeless in Seattle’s Just Say Hello movement uses photography and Facebook to advocate on homelessness issues and remind people of the impact a simple act of kindness can have. INSP’s Washington D.C. member, Street Sense, reports explores how the campaign has inspired photographers across the US to use their work to encourage people to think more deeply about the issue, and what they can do to help.

Rex Hohlbein on using images to give voice to the homeless

Seattle-based architect, photo-journalist and community activist Rex Hohlbein speaks to street paper delegates about changing perceptions of homelessness through images and art.