Category: Amsterdam

Halfway out or halfway in?

15 February, 2013 (12:01) | Amsterdam, Apartments, Cities, Global news, Homeless, Innovations, Prisons, Rental, Speculation |

By:David A. Smith   Though Guardian (December 4, 2012) features reporter Patrick Barkham‘s personal disdain for Amsterdam’s new halfway housing so distorts his reporting that he labors mightily to adduce or manipulate the evidence, even the facts he cites refute his prejudices, which makes for interesting reading:   Amsterdam’s anti-social tenants will be housed in […]