Support

December 28, 2016 0

Support our projects, which include a documentary on the cycle of homelessness entitled Guttered. This documentary explores the epigenetic consequences of street survival. As one street survivor put it: homelessness gets into your DNA. Street Survivors have been interviewed for…

Prevail News Projects

December 14, 2016 0

Prevail news hosts many projects, each of which is designed to employ the homeless and formerly homeless. We're out to provide solutions. Find out more about the HUMAN FACES project by clicking on PROJECTS.

This is our question of the day. Click the title to read more, respond and find out what others have said. Check out our other questions of the day in the archives.

Decelerate Climate Change

December 14, 2016 0

If all of us reduced fossil fuel use by even 1%, a clear message will go to oil business and government. WILL YOU MAKE A COMMITMENT TO REDUCE FOSSIL FUEL USE? Click on the title above to find out how.…

[caption id="attachment_514" align="alignleft" width="294"] Toby Madden, economist and consultant[/caption] If you’re trying to imagine about jobs and the economic future you can punt or you can make predictions based on trends. For Toby Madden, a Saint Paul resident, consultant and…

[caption id="attachment_511" align="alignleft" width="300"] Calvin responds to friend who says he's waking up for Christmas. By Cliff Hendricks, Photographer.[/caption] By Amy Phillips, Cliff Hendricks, and Jerry Sedgewick Our question of the day (Are you imagining something different for the holidays?)…

[caption id="attachment_501" align="alignleft" width="300"] by Jerry Sedgewick for Prevail News[/caption] Journalists within media outlets have a tendency to describe the overall sentiment of Americans. They might say we’re angry, upset, disenchanted, whatever. How do they know? Journalists often isolate within…

Survival – Brady Lowery

September 25, 2015 0

[caption id="attachment_284" align="alignnone" width="500"] By Cliff Hendricks[/caption] By Brady Lowery for Prevail News Being homeless....without a home, is something that most people don't--or don't want to--understand. And I understand this. The stigma is: a homeless person is a person who…

[caption id="attachment_181" align="alignnone" width="300"] Fine Arts Photography by Jerry Sedgewick[/caption] By Jerry Sedgewick Here is an interview with Mr. Carl Powell, age 59, born in the Inglewood neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Powell is currently homeless in Saint Paul. Sedgewick:…

[caption id="attachment_170" align="alignnone" width="270"] Fine Arts Photography by Jerry Sedgewick[/caption] By Jennifer Owens “Walk in our shoes for a day” are the words James Williams, a homeless man living the Twin Cities, asks readers to realize. James is among an…