The "food fight" in Orlando:
Way back at the beginning of the food-sharing lawsuit, we told ourselves: “If we win, then we win. But even if we lose, we win.”
That’s because even then, in the summer of 2006, we were thinking about the big picture. What the First Vagabonds Church of God v. City of Orlando lawsuit accomplished was to bring the discussion of homelessness and poverty out into the open in Orlando, in a way that it never has before. Making sure that discussion continues is vitally important, and that will be an important consideration in deciding what the next steps will be.
Read the whole post over at the National Coalition for the Homeless blog here.