"There are many preconceived ideas about the lives of the homeless in France. The most widespread amongst them are as follows:
- “It's a declining trend in France.”
- “To be homeless is an active choice.”
- “The homeless don't work.”
In an attempt to correct the narrative about the homeless, some homeless people in France over the years have told their stories in their own words on social media. Let's meet three of them: Stéphane, Francis and ‘SDF75′, who all have at one point offered insight into their lives on their respective blogs.
‘I am a computer programmer first and a homeless person second’
SDF75 explained why he wanted to create a different blog:
Read more from source at Global Voices here.