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  1. Shower Bus Promotes Dignity for the Homeless

    Converting a San Francisco public bus into a mobile shower station may sound like hipster remodeling, but it’s actually one nonprofit’s way of supporting rough sleepers. Lava Mae’s bus contains two private showers and toilets, aiming to provide a little privacy and hygiene to San Fran’s 6,400-strong homeless population. Critics of the Google-funded project argue that giant tech firms are causing the city’s widening wealth gap in the first place.

    TIME, Mashable

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