Should you help homeless people? Why or why not?
I think that you should, but only if you want to! If you have something to give, and you see someone in need, I think that the logical thing to do is to go ahead and give it.
And if you don’t have anything to spare, then don’t worry about it. I really never carry cash these days, but if I do have some singles on me I will typically hand them over.
However, when I lived near Hawthorne Street in Portland, it got a little out of hand, how many kids were squatting and panhandling – mebe that’s why I don’t carry cash anymore! It is the simplest excuse…