tv [untitled] January 31, 2014 1:30pm-2:01pm EST
when you when you're young you have a lot of energy and headed because our and i went around painting beggars in the street and i went to the bowery i painted bums i'm sorry. i'm not that political i'm not that. you know to me it's more about. statics you know if i paint black people it's not because i love them or don't love them i find it beautiful i find it easy to paint. the political i mean. the city is so close to you know. to me. it's like the rich get rich in a pool of people just like to watch. how do you full so far down so most. from me unemployment. and half expected me plus my friends.
and tell police where your answer it is usually if. you live on a street you know something i must down to change station sometime i live in a change station when you get cold you know but on city got a lot of house and phone list people but the government is not really funding it. no and in a lot of the shelter today be having people rallies down the street because people begin raped and sheltered to get god you gotta sleep with one eye open and one out close i was in a shelter in one town and a gal like right next to me being john a rabid dog jumped in a no stop. in shelters is no good that's why you see a lot of homeless people on the street to feel safe. in c.d.o. you know to make a few i'll die here and pay somebody to let you stay and made it seem that way you know you say i see by about myself you know. i know it's not that much but
i know you only got one life so i'm going to happen it's going to happen anyway and i just created a lot of don't. i just keep my head up and every day long i got another shot. instead of a file you put your entire yeah and that's. when i grew up here in new york in the fifty's and sixty's for instance there were three soup kitchens in new york down the bowery and one in brooklyn today there are twelve hundred and over eight hundred camp trees and other emergency food programs that's how the need has grown when they first started this soup kitchen in nineteen eighty one or two or three depending on who you ask and it was an epidemic cope almost just in the eighty's you couldn't walk down the street without four people each block asking you for something homelessness was very visible today thirty some odd years later there are
more homeless people in new york then there were down by almost double and yet you don't see them as much because what the result of the laws and the result of the regulation is just too high homelessness not to fix it not to cure it but i think that's what the result of safe cities broken windows policy is all that stuff that's with the result of that is stuff i almost missed and to make it a crime. but what i. heard. kamal do.
they sent me to a program. for i have to. go and. look around including a room more no smaller than the jail for six and a bit and that's me sitting next. to the bathroom you should really get on. to the man walking out. so homeless people here in new york city that's come december was very very brief period very very cold snowy. people do you feel i mean if you know. i've been i've been on the beach of their own home that i would on the subway i get knocked up in some way they could just flip you shelters because i got jumped in a shelter where i just had to do i've been doing about it does anybody get locked up on purpose now. just thinking like why do they get locked up in for shelter and food. coming from them right now ironically
ironically i'm worth more to the city of new york he told me i don't personally work. if i got you to lock you up to make money you back you up didn't even read a make money even jail three days in jail to get people fed and. i mean so you make me sit in one with you thinking as you get locked up. actually in defense of america if you have an address you can get supplemental security or you can get both but we'll see if. they don't like you but then you simply if you're supposedly able bodied men they will give you welfare but they want you to work a few hours a day do something but if you're disabled then you're entitled to supplemental security income which is about like eight hundred dollars a month plus who stands close. medicaid but you have to have an address in order to
receive a check it doesn't have to be your own lease but you can say you're living with somebody you are living with a friend or how do you get in a dress if you're homeless. because they. think they did a bunch. of. great take. a class. take squat right krug break ok this is his corner this is this is his spot and everyone who lives on that street knows him and when they go to the nice restaurant and they have extra food to take out they get to give a gift to him both in a good mood to give him a cooler or. nothing. at all to. load it up. put up a little cabin things look at me a little bit this is
a really hard to do you know. moment and. then go when he was in our room he painted the postman the poster he was like in costume get a blue suit and he had a hat and a beard when you paid regular people like someone like a lawyer or doctor or some imagist nab you know it's boring. and sometimes the homeless people you look biblical look like they're out of the bible and long beards and tragic eyes and so this is what interests me the basic statics of the subject. i know subject to. participate. but not a sense of humor. to catch that. every day come along and. i think i'd i'd like for my basic
reason he didn't say like the sound. i we saw that the people that swayed one. jobs sold short. his deal said he would look at my painting. that it was finished he wanted to take it away he said that's my soul. you're a jewel you're going to get a million dollars from the guggenheim museum i mean it was like an educated and in certain ways you say that i'm taking a page yes mine so we have to we have to face a little bit so it's ok if they do today because nobody would be able you know i'd love to talk about it so i bought him up in a beer and i grabbed my painting and i read into it that's the. truth to get away.
is a great deal of mental illness and some of it's quite serious some of the schizophrenia and look people are very very hard to treat and really need medication in order to function in somewhat normal way and then the people just angry at the world it's a society and don't want to have anything to do with any part of of any system and would rather find their own way of surviving. stalled talks accusations traded and endless demands made this sums up the process being played out in geneva with virtual stalemate on the battlefield outside proxies far left to make the hard decisions and compromises to alleviate and then to finally end a civil war which of these outside powers have the political will. the
. gentleman i guess you all know you. are. produce you even a few hundred a day come across if you don't believe i'm going. to face those i'm going to vote. for you we've got people coming in with criminals where you have people who knows where in the world this is the united states i'm very tough by the way you know to sure i was worried that they may not know what they live on mars you know mars. so we pick up things like. turbans prayer rugs so when we know they do they're coming from the middle east they get concentration camp. concentration camp.
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funny and marching to go to. the department. was. the train chairs. to the absence until by. almost. no taking naps in the library. he's come a long way to finally. leave. you know if this. is closer to the sweeter than me the smaller the for the better this. is all going to are a fairy tale is born of kids it was physical tells on a new york series some of them are about their children and out of the education but like everybody there mr cherry well he will do some searches hours in the halls and i brought up what i've been interviewing hamlet's but who has become really in
harness i found columbia presbyterian church and i came and i started eating here and as i started eating here i started to see the service that was being done here in the midst of that i found out there chef this michael was given a call and then because. i joined the class and for him i did this to myself i get to become a call and it will show what has been a hard year but i joined doing what i. i do give him a bad person and give him service in the community as it is he will be doing. is a wonderful feeling to know that you can jot down and slowly but surely very says so. and through all of that i was able to create a catering flow because we know their oil and the way they are in order to keep something we share is simply in the apartment i put
a pot of hot water. just so we don't treat. the stuff on it being there when it comes to the debate. as to the last thing activities. grain and my came businesses little is now major is not like i'm doing a major company anything so far i've service from hundred to nine thousand people depending on the have been depending on the party so this is one of my say second close's jobs on things that i actually do that i took the first one was working with kids and that worked with kids for twenty years teaching chess and after school now i'm hoping that now i can go back into the afterschool program but now that teaching chess with teaching. and teaching the next generation how to eat how
to cook condom and taint a well balanced meal and not only to eat but said correctly so we don't have to be dependent on me. out. i came here was like wow i am president like i. did you know at my friend whatever the case. everything went down you. know so much money. it's amazing how fast. and forever just one thing i want. to take you here said you know. and i think that exactly. it's a really really serious. optimist i mean.
sometimes i can get on the system and say i can get something and it takes a lot. to me take is. most of them is crazy because society can deal with. most. suicides it does more harm to be. also tell me be here in the media brainwashes you think in this brainwash you into just to have a girl is she was so smart she had a passion. she was. a she was so touching so people say when was your wish and so we challenge. and she say. to you. if you. can do what. i can do with the site when you're out pollution. you. know you think. you look
maybe. next when you going to do. this the first thing. at least the vast majority of them will be there. for their. that's a big difference between that and. your. kitchen stood a dark room for they grew up middle class or better and something happened something from enron to an illness with no health insurance through financial collapse to what ever and very rarely was the trigger out of all or drugs usually. most of the people i've got into their stuff refuse problems after
they've been. filed this is my daughter she's like everything you know i love it so much it's actually changed now for i was like without. you know life where if you didn't i goodnight now right now and is ninety. minutes . late she's been out for over to. my donation miles and my cousin but her mother just doesn't want her around me. it's not a memory make some test sleep in the matter we read whatever you gadgets memories change goal you have no memory to see if you don't have no kind of like inclinations of anything this beautiful was something that sticks out in you know my. life they were. told we deep into
justice to those who. sued us. regular soup kitchen serves about one fifty or so are to go soup kitchens have been serving him out of hundred fifty magic will serve my country maybe more depends as long as they keep coming we'll keep service serving god. food for here's another order. i'm. good. ok put it over the words good after a while you know everybody has a pot. you know what i mean somebody bottom is no here is leg low go. to the bottom. no when when when you see you use a lot of the lady in you siesta not around out there some people don't have those
that will come back to come back all this way bury their be. destroyed just to make up your mind see i'm coming back yeah i'm going to this is a meant to take them and when you push you take the first step mentally they does we come from they meant to leave once you take this to percept meant to eat everything you've got is change everything you've got to be around people who feel that way you've got to be change willing to go to bed with just a plain clothes just does what it takes you takes a lot of discipline at the bottom line is a mental thing we need shoes to do something about just something about you on my lap to make up your mind to do it and put yourself in the position and be around people like mine to chew on their wisdom to be told you this is going to make you just have to be willing to start from the very bottom did you reach and work your way back up and get some time to take some to do did you meet with an audience here
or. do you might know it was kind of on their initiative at a certain point near history where the mayor asked churches and other religious institutions to step up in helping solve the homeless at the back so a lot of faith institutions actually did step forward and provide to the church that program for our program guests arrive between seven thirty and turned thirty and night and then they leave by seven o'clock in the morning. it was set up that way mainly because that's so only way we could make it work with the volunteer staff here. if you really happen anywhere can have as little as just a one bedroom apartment and it can happen. we have. here because it is available but you know people would appreciate any where they sleep. on the going to say about this people does that you don't
ever do have to be. tried to make a living who are. going to use your great opportunity that will make it easier to make it a no. no no he. was. your role be your play be. be to call them grow up. to be a big. one to people to see you pay money for do give you. the truth. people take care of you know what you want get up. he says say because he's doing. good work there should never be no home in this city or the region sitting in the work in the mall because you got over
leningrad was blocked. one day mom went and saw that all the shelves were empty. in november they bombed the warehouses where you saw it was the main storage place for all the food in the city people eating the earth because it had small traces of sugar in it i tried to eat it as well but i couldn't. look at the list incredibly heavy bombing. it was a direct hit on that very shelter and everyone was buried underneath. all of the wood to. film. what is the who is writing it and where was it leading to seeking to bearings we seem to turn to the news to take heat for the medium is the message and this most
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