Lights, ornaments and the most festive of trimmings overlay one of the world’s most bustling metropolises, testaments of a time of season when man’s humanity to man is thought to be as common as the air one naturally inhales. And yet all is not regal or cheerful in NYC, where the Coalition for the Homeless […]

The chorus of Happy Birthdayended, and the 7-year-old child stared, appearing perplexed, at the lit candle in the cupcake before him. “He didn’t even know how to blow a candle out. The child had to be told what to do after the singing ended, and once he did, he turned around and said, ‘Can I […]