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The Bigger Picture

We Are Our Neighbor’s Keeper

Yoshio’s story points the way toward helping the homeless

(Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash)

Neighbors call her the “Tent Lady,” because of her proclivity to collect shopping carts and then cover them with varying degrees of dirty plastic, blankets and other materials to create a makeshift canopy over the sidewalk of a busy thoroughfare, near a large shopping center.

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Brooke Ramey Nelson

Brooke Ramey Nelson

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Native Texan & Mizzou Journalism grad. I’ve worked in newspapers, politics, PR & as a high school pubs adviser/AP English teacher. TOP WRITER?