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SkidRow Isn’t A Home For Drunks and Addicts Anymore-Job Training Can Save Lives When Factories Close

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Jackson is a homeless person who was befriended by Dr. Forrest Stuart, Sociologist, while he was conducting field research on Los Angeles’ skid row. That research subsequently resulted in Dr. Stuart’s critically acclaimed book entitled Down, Out and Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row. http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/D/bo23530208.html  Dr. Stuart noted in his book that Jackson […]