By Ellie-Louise Style, Daniela Cardoso, Martelle Kumar, Milena Puolamaki and Daisy Doig
It is common knowledge that it’s dangerous to live on the street, but why is it much worse if you’re a woman?
The number of homeless people has been rising significantly since 2013. Over 22% of these homeless people are women. Our piece revolves around those women who have struggled in a society, which deems them weak and vulnerable. It’s still quite of a taboo and not a subject that is discussed, which is why we’ve decided to take on this task to inform viewers on the issues faced by homeless women.
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