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Video: Everyone needs a place to call home

March 24, 2014 By Briana Johnson, Video Production Specialist

For every homeless person in Minnesota there are five vacant homes available. Since 2006, Hennepin County's homeless rate jumped by 50%. With numbers like these, organizers from Occupy Homes took that as an opportunity to try and give a family a place to call home. They went into the vacant house and starting fixing it up. That attracted some unwanted law enforcement attention.


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