America From Scratch

Should Shelter Be a Right?

08/28/2019 | 7m 25s Video has closed captioning.

In Maslow's hierarchy of needs he lists shelter at the base of the pyramid making it one of the few things most essential for survival. Today over half a million people live without permanent shelter across the United States. If we were founding our country today, would we ensure life, liberty, and shelter for all citizens? Toussaint visits a Minneapolis shelter to find out more.

Aired: 08/28/19

Rating: NR

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