From The Pavement To The People

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Sam Slovick Sam Slovick Journalist living in Los Angeles

From the Pavement to the People

Posted: 04/11/11 06:33 PM ET

I took a leap back into the homeless-journalism vortex recently in my Pavement transmedia series for the LA Weekly. I went out with a camera in the pounding rain and froze my ass off for a few days with some people sleeping on the street in Sun Valley, California.

The same thing happens that always happens. I got a lot of emails and FB messages from bleeding hearts, Christian do-gooders, enraged activists, youngsters who felt a call to action and people who were deeply saddened by what they saw: suffering. The recent Huffington Post article about me and my Pavement series unleashed a downpour of the same.

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